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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.
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
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 600L
  • Decoding demand: 91 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 79 (high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 600
  • 600
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Reading level
3.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Al Capone at Alcatraz
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California
  • Autism
  • Family problems
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Autism
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Al Capone does my shirts, Gennifer Choldenko
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
475355
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780399238611
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2002031766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399238611
  • (Sirsi) ADM-9221
Label
Al Capone does my shirts, Gennifer Choldenko
Publication
Copyright
Note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
475355
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780399238611
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2002031766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399238611
  • (Sirsi) ADM-9221

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