Children's author E.L. Konigsberg passes away

April 23, 2013

konigsbergBeloved children’s author E.L. Konigsberg has died at the age of 83 in Virginia, according to her son. She won the Newbery Award in 1968 for “The Mixed-up Files of Basil E. Frankweiler” and again in 1997 for “The View From Saturday.” She constructed her stories by imagining people she knew in different situations. See EPL holdings.

Shira S.


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