Having run away with her younger brother to live in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, twelve-year-old Claudia strives to keep things in order in their new home and to become a changed person and a heroine to herself.(Since you always drive to the city, Saxonberg, you probably dona#39;t know the cost of train fare. ... far enough to go considering the size and number of the injustices done to her, she knew that it was a good place to get lost. ... When she was in the fourth grade, her class had gone on a trip to visit historical places in Manhattan.
|Title||:||From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2007-09-25|