Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians (Alcatraz, Book 1) by Brandon Sanderson

By Brandon Sanderson

Alcatraz as opposed to the Evil Librarians is the 1st event in a delusion sequence for younger readers by means of the number 1 long island occasions bestselling writer Brandon Sanderson. The fast paced and humorous sequence is now on hand in deluxe hardcover versions illustrated by means of Hayley Lazo.

On his 13th birthday, foster baby Alcatraz Smedry will get a bag of sand within the mail-his merely inheritance from his mom and dad. He quickly learns that this can be no traditional bag of sand. it's speedy stolen by way of the cult of evil Librarians who're taking up the realm through spreading incorrect information and suppressing fact. Alcatraz needs to cease them, utilizing the one weapon he has: an immense expertise for breaking things.

"In this unique, hysterical homage to fable literature, Sanderson's first novel for formative years recollects the simplest in Artemis chicken and a chain of unlucky Events." -VOYA

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I look him in the eye then. ” “I’m sure that’s not such a bad thing,” he says gently, as if he’s trying to tease me. ” I turn to see Amy standing in the door of the gift shop. indd 49 12/17/13 2:26 PM Janet Gurtler on a pair of fingerless gloves and a long-­sleeve striped shirt under her Tinkerpark T-­shirt. I have an urge to run over and hug her for ending this conversation. ” “Not anymore,” I say quickly. Adam smiles. ” She grins. ” “Of course he is,” I say. ” I have the secret knowledge now that he’s not as mean as he pretends to be.

He stares out after his twin. ” I add. “It’s okay. George, your dad, is the same way,” she says to Jake. ” Mom looks right at him. “Why don’t you go help Josh? ” Jake looks at me, raises his eyebrows, then glances back at her. ” Mom nods. He glares at me. ” “Fine,” Mom says. ” “Sure. ” He slowly walks out of the room. We both watch him leave. “He was in the chapel during your surgery,” I tell her. She smiles. ” I wonder which one I am. “The nurse said they’re going to send me home tomorrow,” she says.

So. Yeah. ” I lift my hand to block the bright morning sun from my eyes. “Understandable. Don’t worry though. ” He smiles. ” a female calls. A couple of girls are walking toward us, and he waves without even glancing over, but I see them—­two girls each with a perky ponytail, dressed in red Tinkerpark T-­shirts. They’re whispering to each other as they pass to go to the gaming area; they giggle and one of them wiggles her hips in an exaggerated dance motion. I glance back at Adam, but he’s watching me and misses it.

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