Covering the Newbery (#47): From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
1968: From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L. Konigsburg
Side by Side:
Verdict: Brown usually has a tough go of it in terms of shelf appeal, but I think this one turned out fun.
Up next week: The High King by Lloyd Alexander
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Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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