When young Roy Eberhardt moves to Florida, his whole life changes. Even though he had moved several times and was used to being the new kid, this time is different. While Dana, the uncontrollable bully, is out to destroy Roy, he comes across a bigger problem: there is a family of owls living in the very spot that the new Mother Paula’s Pancake House is going to be built. If Roy doesn’t act quick, the owls will be history. With the help of a a brave soccer player, Beatrice, and her runaway stepbrother, Mullet Fingers, he tries to help the birds in any way possible. This is an enjoyable read for anyone who likes to read about friendship, curiosity, and pancakes!
Reviewed by Rachel R ’16