Calvin Coconut: Hero of Hawaii

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Random House Children's Books, Mar 8, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 160 pages
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Hawaii boy Calvin Coconut has come up with the best idea ever for his sister Darci's birthday party. But a huge tropical storm hits the islands and threatens everything. It rains and rains. And rains.

The river next to Calvin's house rises high. When Calvin's friend Willy falls into the raging water, Calvin grabs his skiff to save him. As Willy is swept into the bay, Calvin struggles in the wild waves. What happens next shows Calvin what heroes are made of.


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My second and third grade classes love the Calvin books so I was excited for an opportunity to finally read one and discover why they were so popular. The setting is so different from Montana, yet the ... Read full review

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Young Calvin can’t say no to adventure, and readers looking for a fast-moving, action-filled story will want to check out Hero of Hawaii. Calvin is eagerly awaiting his sister’s birthday party, where ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
5
Section 3
23
Section 4
33
Section 5
44
Section 6
56
Section 7
65
Section 8
74
Section 11
90
Section 12
93
Section 13
100
Section 14
106
Section 15
118
Section 16
120
Section 17
124
Section 18
133

Section 9
85
Section 10
87
Section 19
138
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About the author (2011)

GRAHAM SALISBURY is the author of four Calvin Coconut books: Trouble Magnet, The Zippy Fix, Dog Heaven, and Zoo Breath, as well as several novels for older readers, including the award-winning  Lord of the Deep, Blue Skin of the Sea, Under the Blood-Red Sun, Eyes of the Emperor, House of the Red Fish, and Night of the Howling Dogs. He lives in Portland, Oregon.


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