Bad Monkey

Carl Hiaasen, Author
Carl Hiaasen. Knopf, $26.95 (336p) ISBN 978-0-307-27259-1
Open Ebook - 225 pages - 978-0-385-35007-5
Paperback - 386 pages - 978-0-446-55614-9
Hardcover - 978-1-4713-5715-2
Mass Market Paperbound - 350 pages - 978-0-446-55615-6
Hardcover - 1 pages - 978-1-4712-5164-1
Compact Disc
Open Ebook - 256 pages - 978-1-299-64276-8
Paperback - 496 pages - 978-0-8041-2096-8
Pre-Recorded Audio Player - 978-1-4676-5242-1
Compact Disc - 978-0-385-36738-7
Hardcover - 406 pages - 978-0-7515-4334-6
Hardcover - 416 pages - 978-0-7515-5593-6
Hardcover - 9 pages - 978-1-4712-4792-7
Show other formats
FORMATS
Hiaasen (Star Island) combines familiar themes with an inspired cast in this exercise in Florida zaniness. Andrew Yancy, who became an ex-cop after publicly assaulting his girlfriend’s husband with a vacuum cleaner attachment, is now on “roach patrol” as a restaurant inspector, but he soon gets a chance at redemption. Sonny Summers, the new Monroe County sheriff, tells Yancy to take a severed, shark-bitten arm snagged by a fisherman to Miami, where DNA identifies the limb as belonging to Nick Stripling, a retiree in his 40s whose boat was wrecked at sea. Stripling’s grown daughter, Caitlin Cox, claims after the funeral that her hated stepmother murdered her father, and Yancy sees proving the stepmother’s guilt as a way to return to the force. Add in some real estate shenanigans, a voodoo witch, and a deranged monkey, and you have another marvelously entertaining Hiaasen adventure. Author tour. Announced first printing of 250,000. Agent: Esther Newberg, ICM. (June)
The Best Books, Emailed Every Week
Tip Sheet!
MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE
X