Hoot

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Knopf Books for Young Readers #ad - 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. Everybody, that is, except the colony of cute but endangered owls that live on the building site of the new restaurant.

A new york times bestseller!Everybody loves Mother Paula’s pancakes. This newbery honor-winning, pint-sized owls, hilarious Floridian adventure involves new kids, pancakes, alligators, bullies, eco-warriors, and more.

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Chomp

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Knopf Books for Young Readers #ad - . Children's Book. Mysteries & Detectives. The hysterical #1 new york times bestseller from newbery honoree carl hiaasen featuring gators, bats that bite, Wahoo figures he'll have to do a bit of wrangling himself to keep his father from killing Derek Badger, and reality show hosts gone wild!   When Wahoo Cray’s dad—a professional animal wrangler—takes a job with a reality TV show called Expedition Survival!, snakes, the show's inept and egotistical star.

. But the job keeps getting more complicated: derek badger insists on using wild animals for his stunts; and Wahoo's acquired a shadow named Tuna—a girl who's sporting a shiner courtesy of her father and needs a place to hide out. They've only been on location in the Everglades for a day before Derek gets bitten by a bat and goes missing in a storm.

Chomp #ad - Performing Arts. It's anyone's guess who will actually survive Expedition Survival. And then tuna's dad shows up with a gun. The real satisfaction, however, is not so much in the book’s humor but in its truth. Time out Chicago Kids Environment.

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Scat

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Knopf Books for Young Readers #ad - Scat won’t disappoint Hiaasenphiles of any age. The new york times   “woohoo! it’s time for another trip to Florida—screwy, gorgeous Florida, with its swamps and scammers and strange creatures two- and four-legged. Our guide, of course, is Carl Hiaasen. DenverPost. Com Environment. And he does! But not in the way they think.

. She disappeared after a school field trip to Black Vine Swamp. But when the principal tries to tell the students that Mrs. Mysteries & Detectives. It’s all about to hit the fan, and when it does, the bad guys better scat. Ingenious. There's a lot more going on in Black Vine Swamp than any one player in this twisted tale can see.

Scat #ad - And, to be honest, the kids in her class are relieved. Starch has been called away on a "family emergency, " Nick and Marta just don't buy it. Performing Arts. From newbery honoree carl hiaasen comes this new york times bestseller set in florida's everglades in which an eccentric eco-avenger, a singing substitute teacher, a wannabe Texas oilman, and a ticked-off panther can’t stop two kids on a mission to find their missing teacher!   Bunny Starch, the most feared biology teacher ever, a stuffed rat named Chelsea, is missing.

No, they figure the class delinquent, Smoke, has something to do with her disappearance.

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Squirm

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Knopf Books for Young Readers #ad - Mysteries & Detectives. Performing Arts. Carl hiaasen delivers a wickledly funny, slightly subversive tale in his latest New York Times bestseller. Some facts about billy dickens:  *  He once saw a biker swerve across the road in order to run over a snake. Later, that motorcycle somehow ended up at the bottom of a canal.

Billy isn't the type to let things go. Some facts about billy's family:  *  They've lived in six different Florida towns because Billy's mom insists on getting a house near a bald eagle nest. Billy's dad left when he was four and is a total mystery. Billy has just found his dad's address--in Montana. This summer, billy will fly across the country, hike a mountain, save a neighbor's cat, save an endangered panther, float a river, dodge a grizzly bear, shoot down a spy drone, and then try to save his own father.

Squirm #ad - Children's Book. Environment. Snakes, grizzlies, a missing dad, a menacing drone.

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Flush

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Knopf Books for Young Readers #ad - Children's Book. He can't prove it though, and so he decides that sinking the boat will make an effective statement. Right. The boat is pumped out and back in business within days and Noah's dad is in the local lock-up. Handpicked by amazon kids’ books editor, Seira Wilson, for Prime Book Box – a children’s subscription that inspires a love of reading.

Take a romp in the swamp with this new york times bestselling mystery adventure set in the Florida Keys from Newbery Honoree Carl Hiaasen! Noah's dad is sure that the owner of the Coral Queen casino boat is flushing raw sewage into the harbor—which has made taking a dip at the local beach like swimming in a toilet.

Flush #ad - . Mysteries & Detectives. Now noah is determined to succeed where his dad failed. Somehow. The writing is pitch perfect. The new york times   “A royal flush. Chicago sun-times   “classic Hiaasen—laugh-out-loud satire in a Florida setting. Life Environment. He will prove that the Coral Queen is dumping illegally.

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Flush

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Yearling 9780375861253 #ad - Children's Book. Take a romp in the swamp with this new york times bestselling mystery adventure set in the Florida Keys from Newbery Honoree Carl Hiaasen! Noah's dad is sure that the owner of the Coral Queen casino boat is flushing raw sewage into the harbor—which has made taking a dip at the local beach like swimming in a toilet.

Now noah is determined to succeed where his dad failed. Somehow. The writing is pitch perfect. The new york times   “A royal flush. Chicago sun-times   “classic Hiaasen—laugh-out-loud satire in a Florida setting. Life Environment. Mysteries & Detectives. Performing Arts. The boat is pumped out and back in business within days and Noah's dad is in the local lock-up.

Flush #ad - He can't prove it though, and so he decides that sinking the boat will make an effective statement. Right. Yearling Books. He will prove that the Coral Queen is dumping illegally.

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Chomp

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Ember #ad - It's anyone's guess who will actually survive Expedition Survival. Only in florida—and in the fiction of its native son Carl Hiaasen—does a dead iguana fall from a palm tree and kill somebody. New york post “chomp is a delightful laugh-out-loud sendup of the surreality of TV that will be enjoyed by readers of all ages.

Los angeles times “Chomp shines in its humorous, subtle tweaks on pop culture. But the job keeps getting more complicated: derek badger insists on using wild animals for his stunts; and Wahoo's acquired a shadow named Tuna—a girl who's sporting a shiner courtesy of her father and needs a place to hide out.

Chomp #ad - They've only been on location in the Everglades for a day before Derek gets bitten by a bat and goes missing in a storm. The real satisfaction, however, is not so much in the book’s humor but in its truth. Time out Chicago Kids Environment. Yearling Books. Mysteries & Detectives.

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Scat

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Yearling 9780440421047 #ad - No, they figure the class delinquent, Smoke, has something to do with her disappearance. But when the principal tries to tell the students that Mrs. Mysteries & Detectives. And he does! But not in the way they think. Yearling Books. Performing Arts. Yearling Books. And, to be honest, the kids in her class are relieved.

There's a lot more going on in Black Vine Swamp than any one player in this twisted tale can see. Starch has been called away on a "family emergency, " Nick and Marta just don't buy it. She disappeared after a school field trip to Black Vine Swamp. Scat won’t disappoint Hiaasenphiles of any age. The new york times   “woohoo! it’s time for another trip to Florida—screwy, gorgeous Florida, with its swamps and scammers and strange creatures two- and four-legged.

Scat #ad - Our guide, of course, is Carl Hiaasen. DenverPost. Com Environment. It’s all about to hit the fan, and when it does, the bad guys better scat. Ingenious.

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When Zachary Beaver Came to Town

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Square Fish #ad - Ember. It's the summer his mother leaves for good; the summer his best friend's brother returns from Vietnam in a coffin. Yearling Books. Children's Book. While it's a summer filled with heartache of every kind, it's also a summer of new friendships gained and old friendships renewed. Environment. Square Fish. National book award winnerthe red words painted on the trailer caused quite a buzz around town and before an hour was up, half of Antler was standing in line with two dollars clutched in hand to see the fattest boy in the world.

Toby wilson is having the toughest summer of his life. Yearling Books. Performing Arts. And it's zachary beaver who turns the town of Antler upside down and leaves everyone, especially Toby, changed forever. With understated elegance, kimberly Willis Holt tells a compelling coming-of-age story about a thirteen-year-old boy struggling to find himself in an imperfect world.

When Zachary Beaver Came to Town #ad - Mysteries & Detectives. This title has Common Core connections. At turns passionate and humorous, war, this extraordinary novel deals sensitively and candidly with obesity, and the true power of friendship. When zachary beaver came to town is the winner of the 1999 National Book Award for Young People's Literature.

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The Young Landlords

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Puffin Books #ad - Environment. There was askia ben kenobi throwing karate chops upstairs, Petey Darden making booze downstairs, and Mrs. Performing Arts. Children's Book. Yearling Books. Brown grieving for jack johnson, who’d died for the third time in a month—and not a rent payer in the bunch. But when their friend chris was arrested for stealing stereos and Dean’s dog started biting fire hydrants and Gloria started kissing, being a landlord turned out to be a lot more work than being a kid.

Mysteries & Detectives. Square Fish. Still, when paul williams and the Action Group got the Arms for one dollar, they thought they had it made. If you were looking for a real ghetto dump, you couldn’t beat The Stratford Arms. Ember. Yearling Books.

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Hoot

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WarnerBrothers 2261536 #ad - Performing Arts. Release date: 12/8/2009. Ember. Children/family. Yearling Books. Square Fish. Children's Book. Pg. Hoot dvdfrom the best-selling children's novel by Carl Hiaasen comes this larger-than-life story of three kids who answer the call of the wild by protecting a family of endangered miniature owls. With a soundtrack featuring new music by jimmy buffett and starring Luke Wilson Charlie's Angels, Logan Lerman Jack & Bobby and Cody Linley Cheaper by the Dozen this fun-filled eco-adventure escapade will delight kids and adults alike.

Environment. Run time: 0 But when a housing development threatens the fragile species, the threesome must learn to think big, break some rules and take a stand. Yearling Books. Mysteries & Detectives.

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