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Where is Alcatraz? / by Nico Medina ; illustrated by David Groff.

Medina, Nico, 1982- (Author). Groff, David, 1956- (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 17 of 19 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 19 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville WHOHQ MEDINA (Text) 34706001560889 WhoHQ Checked out 08/22/2017
Benton Co PL - Fowler j365.9 MED (Text) 34044000885242 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville J 365.9 MED (Text) 76895000261075 2nd Floor Children's Nonfiction Checked out 09/05/2017
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville J 365.9 Med (Text) 32604000221730 DCTPLD J Non-Fiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 365.9 MED (Text) 36626103739009 JUV Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 365.9 MED (Text) 36626103739017 JUV Nonfiction Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg JUV (WHO/WHAT) 365.9 MED (Text) 39970000608918 JNF Available -
Jay Co PL - Bookmobile J365.979 M491 (Text) 76383000447179 Junior Non-Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 365.9 MED (Text) 39391006758187 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID PLACES WHERE.IS ALCATRAZ (Text) 37516002023803 KidNF Places Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780448488837 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 9780399542329 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 108 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Formatted Contents Note: Where Is Alcatraz? -- Island of the Pelicans -- Gangland -- Welcome to The Rock -- The Daily Grind -- Escape from Alcatraz -- This Rock Is Ours -- Alcatraz Now -- Timelines.
Summary, etc.: "Escape from the ordinary and break into Alcatraz, America's most famous prison! The island of Alcatraz has always been a place that's fascinated visitors, from the Native American tribes who believed it was home to evil spirits to the Spanish explorers who discovered the island. In modern times, it was a federal prison for only 29 years, but now draws over a million visitors each year. Learn the history of America's most famous prison, from its initial construction as a fort in the 1800s, to its most famous residents such as Al Capone and 'Machine Gun' Kelly. Where Is Alcatraz? also chronicles some of the most exciting escape attempts--even one that involved chipping through stone with spoons and constructing rafts out of raincoats!"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: 830 Lexile.
Subject: United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California > History > Juvenile literature.
Prisons > California > Alcatraz Island > History > Juvenile literature.
Alcatraz Island (Calif.) > History > Juvenile literature.

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