Charlie had his chocolate factory. Stanley Yelnats had his holes. Leo has the wacky, amazing Whippet Hotel.

The Whippet Hotel is a strange place full of strange and mysterious people. Each floor has its own quirks and secrets. Leo should know most of them – he is the maintenance man’s son, after all. But a whole lot more mystery gets thrown his way when a series of cryptic boxes are left for him . . . boxes that lead him to hidden floors, strange puzzles, and unexpected alliances. Leo had better be quick on his feet, because the fate of the building he loves is at stake . . . and so is Leo’s own future!


  1. Kate says:

    I needed an audio book for my commute and the Floors synopsis reminded me of some of the great books my mom read when I was little. Floors was everything I had hoped it would be! I loved the lines involving help from a duck. I don’t know why they struck me so, but they made me smile every time and think “of course! Help from a duck! Get Betty!” Thank you very much! And I love the name Merganser for a person.

  2. philip says:

    they should make a 4th

  3. Ryry says:

    They should make a 4th

  4. Leon says:

    One of only eight books I would give five stars to- and I read LOADS. Everyone who has read it will agree with me and those who haven’t- WHAT THE HECK IS TAKING YOU SO LONG!!!!!!!!!!

  5. Jenna says:

    Floors is a great book! I’m reading it for the reading fair project. I have a good idea, I hope I get placed.

  6. Jackson Vanzant says:

    Will you be writing a 4th book to the Floors series?

  7. Kristina says:

    I am 34 years old and find these books awesome. I would recommend them to all ages. Just pure fun

  8. Janet Rosenthal says:

    I bought the Floors Books 1, 2, & 3 for my grandson and he loves them and wants to know when 4 will be available.

  9. Kaleelak says:

    It is one of the top 3 Sunshine State Readers!!! I love it.

  10. Jake says:

    Will there be a 4th book?

  11. Shea says:

    Some of the best books I have ever read.
    I am on page 66 in The Field Of Wacky Inventions(Floors lll).

  12. Tifnney says:

    So far really good book on page 24

  13. Luke says:

    I Really love elevators! i wonder if there more coming

  14. Courtney says:

    I love books 1 and 2 of the Floors series, I still need to read the third you. They are amazing books. YOU NEED TO READ THEM! That is to everybody who is reading this right now.

  15. Amisha says:

    Awesome book hope Patrick will write another

  16. Ashley says:

    I love this book my favorite book ever Make more i will buy allllllPLZZZZ

  17. anthony says:

    floors was awesome!you should write a second part!

  18. selena gomez says:

    this is an amazing book and it makes mde hapy

  19. jace weiand says:

    patrick i cant wait for the third book of floors

  20. Luke says:

    I Really love this book
    Wonder if there are morecoming?

  21. Makayla says:

    I’m on the second book wondering when the third is coming out!?

  22. Sarina says:

    My mom and I got this book from the library. She feels that it is still very important to read to me even though I can read well. We both loved it and couldn’t put it down. It took us 3 sittings to read it. Can’t wait to get started on the next one. Please keep writing more adventures, we will be looking forward to more books. Thanks.

  23. Amy says:

    I just want to say THANK YOU!!! I am a librarian & my daughter is not nearly as into reading as I was at her age. I despaired of ever finding a book or series to ignite that reading passion in her until she found Floors at her school library. She stayed up late to read, she read it during math class, she ignored TV to read it. When I got home from work the other day, her big news was “Leo got the hotel!”. I looked at her blankly until I got it-she was so engrossed that Floors had become part of her day. Thanks so much for writing such an engaging series. Keep them coming please!

    • Melessa says:

      I’m a librarian too and my daughter struggles to find books that she likes to read. She loves this series and asks me everyday when the third book comes out!

  24. richard says:

    I’m readig Eleits Park. My favorit part is when the birthday party starts. What’s your favorit part?

  25. lillie says:

    I love your book floors. I like it becauseof all the rooms. I think my favorit room has to be the pinball room and the cake room. What is your favorit floor?


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