Hoot Themes

This Study Guide consists of approximately 26 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Hoot.
This section contains 667 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Hoot Study Guide

Protecting the Environment

Mullet Fingers, a young runaway, discovers burrowing owls on a site where a new Mother Paula's All American Pancake House is to be built. Mullet Fingers writes a letter to the corporation to alert them to the owls, but their response is a form letter that does not even mention the owls. Frustrated, Mullet Fingers begins vandalizing the site, removing the survey stakes and filling in the holes to delay the beginning of the construction. When this does not work, Mullet Fingers places alligators in the toilets, drops poisonous snakes inside a fence where guard dogs are located, and removes the seats to the heavy machinery.

Mullet Fingers is a child who cares deeply about the environment of Florida. Mullet Fingers lives in the outdoors and he is well adapted to Florida's creatures, including the poisonous snakes and dangerous alligators. Mullet Fingers can take a small...

(read more)

This section contains 667 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Hoot Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Hoot from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook