Monday, February 8, 2010
Al Capone Shines My Shoes by Gennifer Choldenko
At the end of the first book in this series gangster Al Capone has helped Moose's sister Natalie to finally be accepted at a special school that will help her. As this book begins Moose finds a new note in his laundry, "your turn". During his time on Alcatraz Moose has been warned by his father to stay away from the inmates and to never take anything from them or else he will find himself owing them favors. Now Moose is beholden to the biggest criminal of all time and he doesn't know what he might be asked to do or who he can trust.