From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler is a novel by E. L. Konigsburg. It was published by Atheneum in 1967, the second published from two manuscripts the new writer had submitted to editor Jean E. Karl. Mixed-Up Files won the annual Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature in 1968 —and her first published won a Newbery Honor, the only double honor in Newbery history . Anita Silvey covered Mixed-Up Files as one of 100 Best Books for Children in 2005. The prologue is a letter from Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, "To my lawyer, Saxonberg", accompanied by a drawing...
|Author:||E. L. Konigsburg|
|Genre:||Children's literature, Fiction|
|Number of editions:||40|