Hoot, By Carl Hiaasen, is about a boy named Roy. He encounters many difficulties while in his new home in Florida.
Roy finds mullet fingers hide out
Roy is watching a strange boy running alongside the bus. He does not realize that Dana snuck up behind him and started to strangle him. Roy punhed Dana on his nose. Roy ran off the bus and started to chase the running boy.
Roy and mullet fingers try and save the owls.
Roy chases after the boy on the golf course and is starting to get tired. He gets hit by a golf ball and passes out. He wakes up and heads home.
Roy and other kids protest.
Roy finds mullet fingers hideout. He is scared of the water moccasins that he spilled on his feet. Mullet fingers covers his head with a bag and tell him to walk away.
Mullet's fingers is trying to sabbatoge the construction of Mother Paula's pancake house. He put alligators in the porter potties and put snakes in the construction site. He is also trying to get a picture of the owls to protect them.
.They are about to bulldoze the owl's den. Roy and his classmates are there to protest of the construction. Mullet Fingers is in a owls den so they will not bulldoze him. Chuck e Muckle takes a shovel and tries to dig him out. Then His classmates come and join arms so the construction is cancled. Also, there is proof that owls live there because everybody saw one flying.