Moose Flanagan is a thirteen-year-old boy living on Alcatraz Island in 1936. His father is promoted to associate warden, making him second in command on the whole island. Because of his new job title, Moose’s dad becomes a target of the prisoners. After someone sets a fire in Moose’s apartment, he and his friends decide they must find out who is targeting Moose’s family. Moose receives a clue written on his homework from an unlikely source, the infamous Al Capone. Will Moose and his friends be able to solve the mystery before it’s too late? For a story filled with mystery that takes place on the intriguing Alcatraz Island, read “Al Capone Does My Homework” by Gennifer Choldenko.