May 5, 2006
Genre(s): Drama, Family
A middle-school student named Roy A. Eberhardt makes a cross-country relocation with his family from Montana to Florida. In attempting to adjust to his new school, he gets to know a girl named Beatrice and her stepbrother who goes by the nickname of Mullet Fingers. The three kids learn of a local pancake company CEO's thoughtless plan to build a new franchise atop a nearby lot in which a flock of endangered burrowing owls live. Driven to do a good deed and stop the tyrannical businessman's plans, they wage a campaign to put an end to the ongoing construction that threatens the lives of the rare birds.