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Hoot By Carl Hiaasen

Hoot
by Carl Hiaasen

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A New York Times bestseller, this hilarious Floridian adventure is about starting a new school, bullies, alligators, eco-warriors, pancakes, friends, pint-sized owls and more.
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Hoot Summary


Hoot by Carl Hiaasen

Roy Eberhardt is recently arrived in Florida. `Disney World is an armpit compared to Montana', he announces. Roy's family moves a lot so he's used to the new-kid drill - and to bullies like Dana Matherson. And anyway, it's because of Dana that Roy gets to see the mysterious running boy - who runs away from the school bus and who has no books, no backpack and, most oddly, no shoes.

Sensing a mystery Roy starts to trail the mystery runner - a chase that will introduce him to many weird Floridian creatures: potty-trained alligators, some cute burrowing owls, a fake-fart champion, a sinister pancake PR man and some snakes with sparkly tails . . . Suddenly life in Florida is looking up!

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Hoot Reviews


Absolutely compelling - the nearest thing to Sacher's Holes I've read yet * The Times *
a sharp, funny fast-moving mystery romp * Financial Times *
good entertainment for all ages * Sunday Times *

About Carl Hiaasen


Carl Hiaasen has been writing about Florida since he was given a typewriter at the age of six. This is his first novel for children, following nine successful adult novels, all in print with Pan Macmillan. His latest novel, BASKET CASE, was a Sunday Times hardcover bestseller for over a month on publication in March 2002. As well as fiction, Hiaasen writes columns for the Miami Herald.

Additional information

GOR000374590
Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
Carl Hiaasen
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Pan Macmillan
2002-10-01
288
0330415298
9780330415293
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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