Study Guide

Hoot Characters

By Carl Hiaasen

Roy Eberhardt

You know how, in the cowboy movies your grandpa just loves to watch, there's always a strong,...

Mullet Fingers

We admit it. We've had some less-than-stellar nicknames. Our grandma called us Mousiekins. Our...

Beatrice Leep

We'll admit it: we totally want to be friends with Beatrice Leep.She's that dynamic combination...

Officer David Delinko

Office Delinko dreams the big dream of being a detective: we're guessing he has a vision board...

Leroy "Curly" Branitt

Don't be deceived. Unlike Mullet Fingers, Curly's name is totally deceiving: Curly is "bald as a...

Dana Matherson

Oh, Dana. Why do you have to be a jerk of such immense proportions? Dana is the king bully at...

Mr. and Mrs. Eberhardt

In addition to being bangarang parents, Roy considers his mom and dad to be his best friends...

Chuck E. Muckle

Another candidate for the strangest name in Hoot, Chuck E. Muckle is as gross as his name sounds....

Garrett

Garrett is Roy's first friend at Trace Middle School—he's sort of like the Robin to Roy's...