Home Sweet Motel

Home Sweet Motel

Book - 2016 | First edition
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Eleven-year-old P.T. Wilkie may be the greatest storyteller alive. But he knows one thing for a fact: the Wonderland Motel is the best place a kid could ever live! All-you-can-eat poolside ice cream! A snack machine in the living room! A frog slide! A giant rampaging alligator! (Okay, that last one may or may not be made up.) There's only one thing the Wonderland doesn't have, though -- customers. And if the Wonderland doesn't get them soon, P.T. and his friend Gloria may have to say goodbye to their beloved motel forever. They need to think BIG. They need to think BOLD. They need an OUTRAGEOUS plan. Luckily for them, Gloria is a business GENIUS, and OUTRAGEOUS is practically P.T.'s middle name. With Gloria's smarts and P.T.'s world-famous stories and schemes, there's got to be a way to save the Wonderland! BONUS: Includes fun extras like P.T. Wilkie's outrageous (and sometimes useful) things you learn living in a motel. Installment 1: How to say "Help! The toilet is clogged!" in over twenty languages!
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2016]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780553536027
Characteristics: 284 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Allen, Brooke A. - Illustrator


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Jul 03, 2018

Its a really good book. I enjoyed it


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cmlibrary_jcurrie Mar 21, 2017

P. T. Wilkie lives with his mom and grandfather at the Wonderland Motel. The family is behind on their loan payments and must pay them by the end of the month. If they can’t come up with all of the money for the loan payment, they will lose their motel and their home. Fortunately, one of the motel guests has a great business mind and P. T. is willing to do anything to save the motel. He does comes up with some funny ways to make money, but will it be enough to save the family business?


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