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Al Capone Does My Shirts

by Gennifer Choldenko

Who can blame 12-year-old Moose for feeling uneasy when his family moves to Alcatraz Island in 1935 for his father’s job at the prison? Humor and pathos, memorable characters, and a strong sense of place highlight this unusual coming-of-age story. 

Suggested for ages 10 - 14