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Al Capone does my shirts, Gennifer Choldenko

Label
Al Capone does my shirts
Title
Al Capone does my shirts
Statement of responsibility
Gennifer Choldenko
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A twelve-year-old boy named Moose moves to Alcatraz Island in 1935 when guards' families were housed there, and has to contend with his extraordinary new environment in addition to life with his autistic sister
Member of
Summary
A twelve-year-old boy named Moose moves to Alcatraz Island in 1935 when guards' families were housed there, and has to contend with his extraordinary new environment in addition to life with his autistic sister
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Parents' Choice Award for Fiction, 2004.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 2007.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 2007.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2005.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2005.
  • Fleishman Humor Book Award, 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
123862
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.C446265
LC item number
Al 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
600
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Al Capone at Alcatraz
Series volume
0001
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Al Capone does my shirts, Gennifer Choldenko
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel: Al Capone shines my shoes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-228)
Contents
Devil's Island -- Errand boy -- Trick monkey -- American laugh-nosed beet -- Murderers darn my socks -- Sucker -- 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 -- Warning -- It never rains on Monday -- Al Capone's Mama -- She's not cute -- Like a regular sister -- My gap -- Convict baseball -- Idiot -- Tall for her age -- Convict choir boy -- Eye -- My dad -- The button box -- The sun and the moon -- Happy birthday -- The truth -- Waiting -- Carrie Kelly -- What happened? -- The warden -- Al Capone does my shirts
Control code
2345941
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780399238611
Lccn
2002031766
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50630554
  • (OCoLC)50630554
Label
Al Capone does my shirts, Gennifer Choldenko
Link
Publication
Note
Sequel: Al Capone shines my shoes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-228)
Contents
Devil's Island -- Errand boy -- Trick monkey -- American laugh-nosed beet -- Murderers darn my socks -- Sucker -- 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 -- Warning -- It never rains on Monday -- Al Capone's Mama -- She's not cute -- Like a regular sister -- My gap -- Convict baseball -- Idiot -- Tall for her age -- Convict choir boy -- Eye -- My dad -- The button box -- The sun and the moon -- Happy birthday -- The truth -- Waiting -- Carrie Kelly -- What happened? -- The warden -- Al Capone does my shirts
Control code
2345941
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780399238611
Lccn
2002031766
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50630554
  • (OCoLC)50630554

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