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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L. Konigsburg

Book Title:  From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

Author: E.L. Konigsburg


Summary:  Claudia and her brother runaway to a museum.

Genre: Humor                            Rating: 4 stars… 6 more words


Rainbows and butterflies: Why I read middle grade books

I have a guilty pleasure, and it’s not chocolate. Well… it is chocolate, but I don’t feel guilty about that.

My guilty pleasure is that my main reading source, as a middle-aged woman, is spent in the words and worlds created by middle grade writers. 654 more words


From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg

Rating: ★★★★★

Genre: Fiction, middle grade fiction

Synopsis: Claudia is a planner, and her younger brother Jamie is a penny-pincher.  That’s why she chose him to run away with her to the grand Metropolitan Museum of Fine Arts in New York.  195 more words

Art in the Home

I recently read a blog post from a gallery in Ottawa that was trying to make the argument that having original art is as important as having a bed. 618 more words