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
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 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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Choldenko, Gennifer
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
600
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • 6-8
  • MG
  • Grades 5-8
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
Reading level
  • 4.7
  • 3.5
  • 3.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Al Capone at Alcatraz
Series volume
bk. 1
Study program name
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
  • Brothers and sisters of children with disabilities
  • Autism
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
  • Autism
  • Family problems
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Autism
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Brothers and sisters of children with disabilities
  • Dysfunctional families
  • California
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 (pages 227-228)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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 -- 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
ocm50630554
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780142403709
Lccn
2002031766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)50630554
Label
Al Capone does my shirts, Gennifer Choldenko
Link
Publication
Note
Sequel: Al Capone shines my shoes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-228)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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 -- 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
ocm50630554
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780142403709
Lccn
2002031766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)50630554

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