“Hootie Hoo! Hootie Hooooo!” Every day is “Showtime!” for a spirited sanitation worker in the French Quarter. And after Hurricane Katrina, he and others clean up with his customary gusto. Based on a true story. Author’s note. Pronunciation guide. Full-color illustrations rendered in paint.
Marvelous Cornelius: Hurricane Katrina and the Spirit of New OrleansBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781452125787 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Chronicle Page Count: 44 Accelerated Reader: Level: 4, Points: 0.5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 2.2, Points: 1 Lexile: Level: AD620L Awards & Honors: 2015 Parents’ Choice Book Awards: Picture Books, Gold
2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, K–2
2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Fiction Picture Books
2016 Golden Kite Award Winner, Picture Book Illustration
2016 Margaret Wise Brown Award Winner
ILA Teachers’ Choices, 2016 Reading List
Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Today
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