The Resource Al Capone does my shirts, Gennifer Choldenko

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
Author
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
  • 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 Medal winner, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
123862
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Choldenko, Gennifer
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 600L
  • Ages 10 up
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
600
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Al Capone at Alcatraz
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • Autism
  • Families
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Reading (Middle school)
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Al Capone does my shirts, Gennifer Choldenko
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Published also by Puffin Books
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Back cover
  • "A Children's Book-of-the-Month Club selection"--Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages [227]-228)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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 -- 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 -- Button box -- Sun and the moon -- Happy birthday -- Truth -- Waiting -- Carrie Kelly -- What happened? -- Warden -- Al Capone does my shirts
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780439674324
Lccn
2002031766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780399238611
Other physical details
map
Label
Al Capone does my shirts, Gennifer Choldenko
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Published also by Puffin Books
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Back cover
  • "A Children's Book-of-the-Month Club selection"--Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages [227]-228)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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 -- 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 -- Button box -- Sun and the moon -- Happy birthday -- Truth -- Waiting -- Carrie Kelly -- What happened? -- Warden -- Al Capone does my shirts
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780439674324
Lccn
2002031766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780399238611
Other physical details
map

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