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

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

  

by E.L. Konigsburg

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler: A Series of Not-So-Unfortunate Events (Summary) True or False

1. Who came up with the idea to run away first? -> Claudia Kinkaid
2. The book is addressed to an outside party, Saxonberg. What's his relationship to the Kinkaid children? -> He is an imaginary friend of Mrs. Frankweiler
3. How much money do the kids have left when they enter Mrs. Frankweiler's house? -> $467… in coins
4. What is the one essential chore that Claudia makes sure they do even when they're on the lam? -> Sweeping
5. What happens to Claudia and Jamie's relationship when they run away together? -> They become a team, a family of two

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