From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, by E.L. Konigsburg
The first book I remember I couldn’t put down. —Emily Brown Tikhonenkova
I first read it in 1968, the year it won the Newbery Medal. I loved it then and reread it as an adult and still love it. All about the adventure. —Rebecca Glovier Cosby
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