Al Capone Throws Me a Curve
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Return to Al Capone's Alcatraz with Newbery Honor-winning author Gennifer Choldenko in this charming addition to the beloved series about the son of a prison guard.

Moose Flanagan lives on a famous island in California: Alcatraz, home to some of the most dangerous prisoners in the United States in the 1930s. It's the summer before he starts high school, and Moose is going to play a lot of baseball and win a spot on the high school team. But he still needs to watch his special older sister, Natalie--and then the warden asks Moose to look after his two-faced, danger-loving daughter, Piper.

In the cell house there are rumors that the cons will a strike, and that Moose's father might step up to a new job. Moose is worried: What will this mean for their family, especially for Natalie, who's had some scary run-ins with prisoners? Then the unthinkable happens: Natalie winds up someplace she should never, ever go. And Moose has to rescue her.
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    • May-2019
    • Yearling
    • Paperback
    • ISBN: 1101938161
    • ISBN13: 9781101938164
    • First Edition
    • May-2018
    • Wendy Lamb Books
    • Hardcover
    • ISBN: 1101938137
    • ISBN13: 9781101938133
    • May-2018
    • Wendy Lamb Books
    • Hardcover
    • ISBN: 1101938145
    • ISBN13: 9781101938140
    • Library Binding
    • May-2018
    • Wendy Lamb Books
    • eBook (Kindle)
    • May-2018
    • Random House
    • eBook
    • ISBN: 1101938153
    • ISBN13: 9781101938157

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