In Hoot by Carl Hiaasen a boy named Roy moves to a new town in florida. He has to make new freinds and has to deal with bullys. He ends up trying to save owls from there death.
Officer Delinko is a Coconut Cove police officer how was assined to watch a constrution site because some one was messing around there. Roy is a boy who just moved to cooconut Cove and is in 7th Grade and he is trying to save owls that are going to be barried at the constrution site.
Roy saw a boy running with no shoes on and decied to chase him. They ran all the way to the golfcorse and then he got hit in the head with a golfball.
When Roy and Breatriss had to take Mullet Fingers to the hosbital because he got bit by a dog. And Roy used his oun name to save him. Then he ran away so that his mom wouldn't find him.
Roy goes to the courtouse to see if Mother Paulas company has the file to let them destroy the owls home. They don't so he goes and tells his history class that the Pancake house in illegally killing the owls.
Roy interupts the cerimony to tell everyone that if they bulldoesed the area they would be killing the owls. He tryed to prove it but they would not beleave him so Mullet Fingers helped out by getting in to one of the owl holes. Mother Paula eventually gave up and did not build there.