Al Capone Does My Shirts (Tales from Alcatraz) by Gennifer Choldenko
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Book 1 of the Tales from Alcatraz. Newbery Honor book. When Moose’s family moves to Alcatraz so his father can work as a guard and his sister can attend a special school in San Francisco, Moose has to leave his friends and his winning baseball team behind. But it’s worth it, right? If his sister, Natalie, can get help, maybe his family will be normal. As it turns out, life on Alcatraz is much more complicated than even Moose would have predicted.