From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

E.L. Konigsburg

whilst suburban Claudia Kincaid makes a decision to run away, she understands she does not simply are looking to run from someplace she desires to run to somewhere--to a spot that's cozy, attractive, and ideally dependent. She chooses the Metropolitan Museum of paintings in big apple urban. realizing that her more youthful brother, Jamie, has funds and therefore can assist her with the intense money circulate challenge she invitations him alongside.

as soon as settled into the museum, Claudia and Jamie, locate themselves stuck up within the secret of an angel statue that the museum bought at an public sale for a discount fee of $250. The statue is probably an early paintings of the Renaissance grasp Michelangelo, and for this reason worthy hundreds of thousands. Is it? Or isn't really it? Claudia is decided to determine. This quest leads Claudia to Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, the awesome previous girl who offered the statue and to a few both striking discoveries approximately herself.

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