FlusheBook - 2005
Noah's dad is sure that the owner of the Coral Queen casino boat is flushing raw sewage into the harbor--which has made taking a dip at the local beach like swimming in a toilet. He can't prove it though, and so he decides that sinking the boat will make an effective statement. Right. The boat is pumped out and back in business within days and Noah's dad is in the local lock-up.
Now Noah is determined to succeed where his dad failed. He will prove that the Coral Queen is dumping illegally . . . somehow.
"The writing is pitch perfect." -- The New York Times
"A royal flush." -- Chicago Sun-Times
"Classic Hiaasen--laugh-out-loud satire in a Florida setting." -- Life
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The book "Flush" by Carl Hiaasen is about a boy named Noah who's father got arrested because he sunk a ship called the Coral Queen. he sunk the ship because the boss of the ship has been dumping into the ocean. So, Noah and his little sister, Abbey have been trying to help their father prove that the owner was dumping, so he can get out of jail. They also got the help of a woman named Shelly, who didn't like the boss's actions either. they also got help from a stranger, who turned out to be Noah and Abbey's grandpa. But Noah and Abbey's plan isn't that easy. there were people who were on the boss's side and tried to make sure no one messed with the boss, or their ship. But luckily, in the end, the boss got busted, and Noah's dad got out of jail.
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