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Author Konigsburg's Book Reviews

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
When 12 year old Claudia Kincaid decides to run away from the suburban life she finds boring, she chooses her younger brother to run away with her to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, right in the heart of New York City. Claudia has planned the entire thing precisely. One morning, she and Jamie simply board the school bus as usual carrying everything they'll need in Jamie's trumpet case. When everybody else gets off the bus, they simply lie down on seat...
The View From Saturday
Four students (Noah, Nadia, Ethan and Julian) are chosen to participate in an academic trivia competition by their paraplegic teacher, Mrs.Olinski. When this sixth grade team wins the Epiphany Middle School sixth grade competition, they move on to compete against the seventh grade at an addition championship. Saturday is the day of the competition, and as the team works together to answer each question that comes up, the book tells a particular story abo...