The Four-Story Mistake by Elizabeth Enright

The Four-Story Mistake

byElizabeth EnrightIllustratorElizabeth Enright

Paperback | January 22, 2008

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Into the Four-Story Mistake, an odd-looking house with a confused architectural history, move the Melendy family -- Mona, Rush, Randy, Oliver, Father, and Cuffy, the housekeeper. Though disappointed about leaving their old brownstone in New York City, and apprehensive about living the country life, the four Melendy kids soon settle into this unusual new home. Here, they become absorbed in the adventures of the country, adjusting themselves with all their accustomed resourcefulness and discovering the many hidden attractions that the Four-Story Mistake has to offer.

The Four-Story Mistake is the second installment of Enright's Melendy Quartet, an engaging and warm series about the close-knit Melendy family and their surprising adventures.

About The Author

Elizabeth Enright (1909-1968) was born in Oak Park, Illinois, but spent most of her life in or near New York City. Her mother was a magazine illustrator, while her father was a political cartoonist. Illustration was Enright's original career choice and she studied art in Greenwich, Connecticut; Paris, France; and the Parson's School of...
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Title:The Four-Story MistakeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 7.64 × 5.18 × 0.56 inPublished:January 22, 2008Publisher:Square FishLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0312375999

ISBN - 13:9780312375997

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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"The Melendys are the quintessential storybook family...[their] ardent approach to living is eternally relevant." -Publishers Weekly