Al Capone Shines My Shoes
What do you do when your neighbors are a bunch of hit men, con men, and mad dog murderers? Well, if you're Moose Flanagan, you ask the most notorious convict of them all, Al Capone, for help. But when that convict comes through for youÑand then asks you for a favor in returnÑsuddenly it's a whole different ball game. Picking up where the NewberyÐHonor winning Al Capone Does My Shirts left off, this lively second romp featuring Moose, his friends, and some of Alcatraz's "finest" is just as satisfying as the first.
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- Paperback | 274 pages
- 130 x 196 x 21mm | 222g
- 25 Jan 2011
- Penguin Putnam Inc
- Penguin USA
- New York, NY, United States
- Illustrations, black and white
Other books in this series
"Heart-stopping+heartrending+heartwarming." -San Francisco Chronicle "Choldenko seamlessly blends laugh-out-loud humor with high drama in this fast-paced book." -Sacramento Bee "A tender, engaging book that captures both the imagination and the heart." -San Jose Mercury News
About Gennifer Choldenko
Gennifer Choldenko is the New York Times bestselling and Newbery Honor Award-winning author of ten children's books, including Notes From a Liar and Her Dog, If a Tree Falls at Lunch Period, No Passengers Beyond this Point, Al Capone Does My Shirts, Al Capone Shines My Shoes, and Al Capone Does My Homework. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her family.