Chris Grabenstein has written another funny middle grade novel in his book Welcome To Wonderland Home Sweet Motel. This is the first in a new series that I'm sure even the most reluctant reader will enjoy. Chris Grabenstein is one of my favorite authors, after you read this book he will become one of your favorites as well.
P.T. Wilkie lives at a hotel with his mother and grandfather in Florida. He loves living in a place with all you can eat ice cream machine near the pool, a frog slide and so much history The Hotel is losing money so P.T. thinks of ways to help bring customers to the Hotel. To bring the Hotel back to its former glory he enlists the help of Gloria, a new resident to the Hotel. Gloria knows business and between he two of them they create some fun events to bring in the Spring Break crowd. The activities that they plan will have you wanting to book a visit to the Hotel.
Two older men come to the Hotel and they are acting a bit strange. Soon, P.T. and Gloria are on a search for missing jewels from a very old robbery. Using clues and trying to go back to the time of the robbery the kids just may solve this crime and save the Hotel.
This is a great story. So many laughs, adventure and some crazy characters. You will love P.T. and his family. The second book in this series comes out in May 2017 so read this book soon so that you will be ready for book 2.
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