Hoot - eBook  -     By: Carl Hiaasen
Buy Item InStock6.99$6.99 Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

Hoot - eBook

Knopf Books for Young Readers / 2002 / ePub

$6.99 (CBD Price)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW11373EB

Current Promotions
* This product is available for purchase only in the USA.

Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.

  • Other Formats (2)
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Other Formats (2)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $6.99
    Add To Cart
    0
    $6.99
  2. In Stock
    $8.09
    Retail: $8.99
    Add To Cart
    $8.09
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include

Product Description

Unfortunately, Roy's first acquaintance in Florida is Dana Matherson, a well-known bully. Then again, if Dana hadn't been sinking his thumbs into Roy's temples and mashing his face against the school-bus window, Roy might never have spotted the running boy. And the running boy is intriguing: he was running away from the school bus, carried no books, and--here's the odd part--wore no shoes. Sensing a mystery, Roy sets himself on the boy's trail. The chase introduces him to potty-trained alligators, a fake-fart champion, some burrowing owls, a renegade eco-avenger, and several extremely poisonous snakes with unnaturally sparkling tails. Roy has most definitely arrived in Carl Hiaasen's Florida. Recommended for ages 10 and up. A 2003 Newbery Honor Book.

Product Information

Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: 2002
ISBN: 9780375890277
ISBN-13: 9780375890277
Availability: In Stock
Ages: 10-12

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. New Testament Survey
    New Testament Survey
    Merrill C. Tenney
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 1985 / Hardcover
    $24.99 Retail: $36.00 Save 31% ($11.01)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW3611
  2. 1 & 2 Samuel, LifeChange Bible Study
    1 & 2 Samuel, LifeChange Bible Study
    NavPress / Trade Paperback
    $7.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 20% ($2.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW217342
  3. Judges, LifeChange Bible Study
    Judges, LifeChange Bible Study
    The Navigators
    NavPress / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $7.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 20% ($2.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW217373
  4. 1 Timothy, LifeChange Bible Study
    1 Timothy, LifeChange Bible Study
    NavPress / 1996 / Trade Paperback
    $7.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 20% ($2.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW9953X

Related Products

  1. Saxon Math Algebra 1 Homeschool Kit with Solutions Manual, Fourth Edition
    Saxon Math Algebra 1 Homeschool Kit with Solutions Manual, Fourth Edition
    Saxon Publishing / 2011 / Other
    $114.49 Retail: $134.60 Save 15% ($20.11)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW625874
  2. NRSV Reference Bible with the Apocrypha--French morocco leather, black
    NRSV Reference Bible with the Apocrypha--French morocco leather, black
    Cambridge University Press / 2005 / Genuine Leather
    $112.99 Retail: $160.00 Save 29% ($47.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW81316
  3. The Foundations of Christian Doctrine: A Practical Guide to Christian Belief
    The Foundations of Christian Doctrine: A Practical Guide to Christian Belief
    Kevin Conner
    City Christian Publishing / 1989 / Trade Paperback
    $18.49 Retail: $24.99 Save 26% ($6.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 5 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW36387
  4. NKJV Adventure Bible, Hardcover
    NKJV Adventure Bible, Hardcover
    Zondervan / 2014 / Hardcover
    $11.99 Retail: $29.99 Save 60% ($18.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 10 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW746265

Publisher's Description

This Newbery Honor-winning, hilarious Floridian adventure involves new kids, bullies, alligators, eco-warriors, pancakes, pint-sized owls, and more. A New York Times bestseller!

Everybody loves Mother Paula’s pancakes. Everybody, that is, except the colony of cute but endangered owls that live on the building site of the new restaurant. Can the awkward new kid and his feral friend prank the pancake people out of town? Or is the owls’ fate cemented in pancake batter?

"A wonderful tour de-force." —The Boston Globe
 
"A rollicking, righteous story." —The Miami Herald
 
"Yes, it is a hoot."—The Washington Post


From the Hardcover edition.

Author Bio

CARL HIAASEN was born and raised in Florida. He writes a column for the Miami Herald and is the author of many bestselling novels including Bad Monkey, Star Island, and Nautre Girl.

His books for younger readers include the Newbery Honor winner Hoot, as well as Flush, Scat, and Chomp. Skink—No Surrender was Hiaasen's first book for teens and features one of his most iconic characters, the reclusive ex-governor of Florida now known as Skink.

You can read more about Hiaasen's work at carlhiaasen.com.


From the Hardcover edition.

Editorial Reviews

“It seems unlikely that the master of noir-tinged, surrealistic black humor would write a novel for young readers. And yet, there has always been something delightfully juvenile about Hiaasen’s imagination; beneath the bent cynicism lurks a distinctly 12-year-old cackle. In this thoroughly engaging tale of how middle schooler Roy Eberhardt, new kid in Coconut Cove, learns to love South Florida, Hiaasen lets his inner kid run rampant, both the subversive side that loves to see grown-ups make fools of themselves and the righteously indignant side, appalled at the mess being made of our planet. The story is full of offbeat humor, buffoonish yet charming supporting characters, and genuinely touching scenes of children enjoying the wildness of nature. He deserves a warm welcome into children’s publishing.”—Booklist

“A wonderful tour-de-force.”—The Boston Globe

“A rollicking, righteous story.”—The Miami Herald

“You don’t have to be a young adult to enjoy it.”—The New York Times Book Review

“Yes, it is a hoot.”—The Washington Post Book World

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search