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Alcatraz #1

Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians

Brandon Sanderson

Mass Market Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (7/28/2011)
Hardcover (2/16/2016)
Paperback (5/3/2022)
Hardcover (10/1/2007)
Paperback (8/1/2011)
Compact Disc (10/1/2007)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (11/1/2007)


A hero with an incredible talent...for breaking things. A life-or-death rescue a bag of sand. A fearsome threat from a powerful secret network...the evil Librarians.

Alcatraz Smedry doesn't seem destined for anything but disaster. On his 13th birthday he receives a bag of sand, which is quickly stolen by the cult of evil Librarians plotting to take over the world. The sand will give the Librarians the edge they need to achieve world domination. Alcatraz must stop them! infiltrating the local library, armed with nothing but eyeglasses and a talent for klutziness.

Scholastic Paperbacks, 9780439925525, 320pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2008

About the Author

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.