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The Resource Chomp, Carl Hiaasen, (overdrive ebook)

Chomp, Carl Hiaasen, (overdrive ebook)

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Chomp
Title
Chomp
Statement of responsibility
Carl Hiaasen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the difficult star of the reality television show "Expedition Survival" disappears while filming an episode in the Florida Everglades using animals from the wildlife refuge run by Wahoo Crane's family, Wahoo and classmate Tuna Gordon set out to find him while avoiding Tuna's gun-happy father
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Title
Chomp
Creator
Summary
When the difficult star of the reality television show "Expedition Survival" disappears while filming an episode in the Florida Everglades using animals from the wildlife refuge run by Wahoo Crane's family, Wahoo and classmate Tuna Gordon set out to find him while avoiding Tuna's gun-happy father
Subject
Genre
Story line
Pace
Tone
Award
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2014.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
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10053438
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
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800
Literary form
fiction
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  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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Carl Hiaasen
Chomp, Carl Hiaasen, (overdrive ebook)
Label
Chomp
Link
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Publication
Note
"A Borzoi Book."
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Overdrive ID
1654b0a9-d0bf-47e9-9e09-0483e5598a72
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Short Desc
<b>The hysterical #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestseller from Newbery honoree Carl Hiaasen featuring gators, snakes, bats that bite, and reality show hosts gone wild!</b><br> <b> </b><br> When Wahoo Cray's dad&#8212;a professional animal wrangler&#8212;takes a job with a reality TV show called <i>Expedition Survival!,</i> Wahoo figures he'll have to do a bit of wrangling himself to keep his father from killing Derek Badger, the show's inept and egotistical star. But the job keeps getting more complicated: Derek Badger insists on using wild animals for his stunts; and Wahoo's acquired a shadow named Tuna&#8212;a girl who's sporting a shiner courtesy of <i>her</i> father and needs a place to hide out. <br> They've only been on location in the Everglades for a day before Derek gets bitten by a bat and goes missing in a storm. Search parties head out and promptly get lost themselves. And then Tuna's dad shows up with a gun . . .<br> It's anyone's guess who will <i>actually</i> survive...
Description
<b>The hysterical #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestseller from Newbery honoree Carl Hiaasen featuring gators, snakes, bats that bite, and reality show hosts gone wild!</b><br> <b> </b><br> When Wahoo Cray's dad&#8212;a professional animal wrangler&#8212;takes a job with a reality TV show called <i>Expedition Survival!,</i> Wahoo figures he'll have to do a bit of wrangling himself to keep his father from killing Derek Badger, the show's inept and egotistical star. But the job keeps getting more complicated: Derek Badger insists on using wild animals for his stunts; and Wahoo's acquired a shadow named Tuna&#8212;a girl who's sporting a shiner courtesy of <i>her</i> father and needs a place to hide out. <br> They've only been on location in the Everglades for a day before Derek gets bitten by a bat and goes missing in a storm. Search parties head out and promptly get lost themselves. And then Tuna's dad shows up with a gun . . .<br> It's anyone's guess who will <i>actually</i> survive <i>Expedition Survival</i>. . . <br> <br> "Only in Florida&#8212;and in the fiction of its native son Carl Hiaasen&#8212;does a dead iguana fall from a palm tree and kill somebody." &#8212;<i>New York Post</i><br> <br> "<i>Chomp </i>is a delightful laugh-out-loud sendup of the surreality of TV that will be enjoyed by readers of all ages." &#8212;<i>Los Angeles Times</i><br> <br> "<i>Chomp </i>shines in its humorous, subtle tweaks on pop culture. . . . The real satisfaction, however, is not so much in the book's humor but in its truth." &#8212;<i>Time Out Chicago Kids</i><br><i>From the Hardcover edition.</i>
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Popularity
4247
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4.1
Media Type
eBook
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unknown
Color
multicolored
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (290 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
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9780375898952
Isbn
9780375898952
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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