Carl. Hoot. NY: Knopf . 12mo, [viii] 295pp. Yellow half-cloth with
orange boards and spine stamped in gold foil. A fine copy in original color
pictorial dust jacket. Signed by the author, Carl Hiaasen.
First edition. A
2003 Newbery Honor Book. Hiaasen’s first book for young readers was an
instant hit, appealing to both kids and their parents with its tale of young underdogs
struggling to save endangered tiny owls.