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Al Capone Does My Shirts

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ISBN-10: 0399238611

ISBN-13: 9780399238611

Edition: 2003

Authors: Gennifer Choldenko

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Moose Flannagan moves with his family to Alcatraz so his dad can work as a prison guard and his sister, Natalie, can attend a special school. But Natalie has autism, and when shes denied admittance to the school, the stark setting of Alcatraz begins to unravel the tenuous coping mechanisms Mooses family has used for dealing with her disorder. When Moose meets Piper, the cute daughter of the Warden, he knows right off shes trouble. But shes also strangely irresistible. All Moose wants to do is protect Natalie, live up to his parents expectations, and stay out of trouble. But on Alcatraz, trouble is never very far away. Set in 1935, when guards actually lived on Alcatraz Island with their…    
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Book details

List price: $17.99
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 3/30/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 240
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Gennifer Choldenko was born in Santa Monica, California. Gennifer Choldenko is a Newbery Honor-winning American writer of popular books for children and adolescents. Her first novel, Notes From a Liar and Her Dog was named "Best Book of the Year" by School Library Journal and her second, Al Capone Does My Shirts, part of Al Capone on Alcatraz series, won the 2005 Newbery Honor citation.

Devil's Island
Errand Boy
Trick Monkey
American Laugh-Nosed Beet
Murderers Darn My Socks
Big for Seventh Grade
Prison Guy Plays Ball
Nice Little Church Boy
Not Ready
The Best in the Country
What About the Electric Chair?
One-Woman Commando Unit
Al Capone's Baseball
Looking for Scarface
Capone Washed Your Shirts
Baseball on Tuesday
Not on My Team
Daddy's Little Miss
It Never Rains on Monday
Al Capone's Mama
She's not Cute
Like a Regular Sister
My Gap
Convict Baseball
Tall for Her Age
Convict Choir Boy
My Dad
The Button Box
The Sun and the Moon
Happy Birthday
The Truth
Carrie Kelly
What happened?
The Warden
Al Capone Does My Shirts
Author's Note