- Publish Date: 2005-12-27
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Carl Hiaasen
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 Paulaâs 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 owlsâ fate cemented in pancake batter?
âA wonderful tour de-force.â âThe Boston Globe
âA rollicking, righteous story.â âThe Miami Herald
âYes, it is a hoot.ââThe Washington Post
From the Hardcover edition.