Alcatraz Versus the Knights of Crystallia

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Scholastic Inc., 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 299 pages
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When Alcatraz and Grandpa Smedry make a pilgrimage to the Free Kingdom city of Crystallia, the Smedry home base, Alcatraz is shocked to see that he is, in fact, a legend. When he was a baby he was stolen by the Evil Librarians, and his mother, a Librarian herself, was behind the whole scheme. Now, with his estranged father, who is acting indeed strange, Bastille, who has been stripped of her armor, and Grandpa Smedry, who is, as always, late to everything (that's his Talent), Alcatraz tries to save a city under siege. From who? Why, the Librarians of course!
 

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User Review  - MickyFine - LibraryThing

In the third book in the Alcatraz series, Alcatraz finally gets to visit his home country of Nalhalla. Of course, life is tumultuous from the start with the Evil Librarians trying to forge a peace ... Read full review

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User Review  - aarondesk - LibraryThing

A quick fast-paced read. More wit and adventure as Alcatraz tries to stop the evil librarians. More plot twists are added, gearing up for the final volumes. Read full review

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Contents

I
12
II
29
III
45
IV
61
V
74
VI
90
VII
106
VIII
117
XIII
171
XV
186
XVI
205
XVII
219
XVIII
231
XIX
246
XX
263
XXI
274

IX
132
X
145
XI
159
XXII
286
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Brandon Sanderson is the author of the Mistborn Trilogy and Elantris, which Orson Scott Card called "the finest novel of fantasy to be written in many years." Alcatraz Smedry Versus the Evil Librarians is Brandon's first book for kids. He writes and plays with swords in Provo, Utah.