The Resource Hoot
- Statement of responsibility
- Carl Hiaasen
- Burrowing owl -- Juvenile fiction
- trueChildren's stories
- trueEnvironmental protection
- Environmental protection -- Juvenile fiction
- Florida -- Juvenile fiction
- Humorous fiction
- trueHumorous stories
- trueMiddle school students
- trueMoving to a new state
- Owls -- Juvenile fiction
- trueResistance to land development
- trueSmall towns -- Florida
- trueWildlife conservation
- trueBooks to movies
- Roy Eberhardt is used to the new-kid drill. His family has lives all over, and Florida bullies are pretty much like bullies everywhere. But Roy finds himself oddly indebted to the hulking Dana Matherson. If Dana hadn't been mashing his face against the school bus window, Roy might never have spotted the running boy. And the running boy is the first interesting thing Roy's seen in Florida. He was running away from the school bus. He had no books, no backpack, and no shoes. Sensing a mystery, Roy sets himself on the boy's trail. The chase will introduce him to some other intriguing Floridian creatures: potty-trained alligators, a sinister pancake PR man, some burrowing owls, a fake-fart champion, a renegade eco-avenger, and several poisonous snakes with unnaturally sparkling tails. Life in Florida is looking up
- ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
- Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2007.
- Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2006.
- Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Teen category, 2006.
- Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2004.
- Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 2005.
- YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
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- Dewey number
- no index present
- Literary form
- Target audience
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