By Gennifer Choldenko
What do you do whilst your acquaintances are a host of hit males, con males, and mad puppy murderers? good, if you're Moose Flanagan, you ask the main infamous convict of all of them, Al Capone, for support. but if that convict comes via for you--and then asks you for a desire in return--suddenly it's an entire diverse ball video game. picking out up the place the Newbery-Honor profitable Al Capone Does My Shirts left off, this full of life moment romp that includes Moose, his buddies, and a few of Alcatraz's "finest" is simply as pleasant because the first.
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The Undertakers: Queen of the Dead Three. His bodily fluids were draining freely now, leaving the skin shriveled and tight over muscles that were rotting out from the inside. His eyes, partially hidden beneath a policeman’s hat, were sunken and milky. Dead eyes. Corpses always had dead-looking eyes—so dead you could almost make yourself believe they couldn’t see you. You’d be wrong. This was an animated cadaver, and the invader inside of it could you see you just fine; though thankfully their night vision wasn’t any better than ours.
Or so I hoped. I leaned over the Deader and yanked the baton from his belt. Like his shoes, it was a Philly police-issue weapon. Wood on the outside and lead on the inside. He had a gun too, but those were pretty useless against Corpses. This, however, might do some damage—if it came to that. Then I made for my target building, crossing Wallace Street at a run. ” the drunken man slurred after me. ” Right, I thought. I wondered if, in all the history of the world, any fugitive had ever obeyed that command.
Though he couldn’t see it or smell it, the poor human guy got himself lathered up pretty good in cadaver juice. I wondered if, tomorrow morning, his wife would notice that he smelled like roadkill. Time to disappear. The drunken guy was struggling under the weight of the fallen cop and at the same time staring at me in bleary confusion. Wherever I ran now, he’d report to the cop. Worse, the Corpse atop him was already twitching. This Deader was a strong one and would be back on his feet in a minute, maybe less.
Al Capone Shines My Shoes (Tales from Alcatraz, Book 2) by Gennifer Choldenko