The girl looked around the bookshop and took a deep breath. “That smell, I just love it, don’t you?
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E.L. Konigsburg, From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
“Before you can be anything, you have to be yourself. That’s the hardest thing to find.” - E.L. Konigsburg
It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to E.L. Konigsburg. Thank you for all the wonderful stories. RIP.
Sound advice. Pass it on.
An adorable sketch for a page from Don Freeman’s Corduroy. It is housed in the Children’s Literature Research Archives at the University of Minnesota. It’s neat to be able to see what goes into putting together a children’s book.
Can I just say how much I’m in awe of this collection? Because really, I’m in awe. I kind of want to take a trip to the University of Minnesota just to see this.