Study Guide

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

By E.L. Konigsburg

Claudia Kinkaid

Let's talk about Claudia Kinkaid, the star of the story (or at least she really wants to be). For...

Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

Her name is in the title of the book, so Mrs. Frankweiler must be a pretty important character,...

Jamie Kinkaid

Jamie Kinkaid sure is a funny kid. As Claudia describes him, he's a total tightwad with his...

Saxonberg

This whole stinkin' book is addressed to someone named Saxonberg. But wait, the book doesn't have...

The Kinkaid Family

We don't see much of the other Kinkaids. All we know is that Kevin is a brat and the four...