Bad Monkey (Paperback)

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About the Author


Carl Hiaasen was born and raised in Florida. He is the author of nine previous novels. He also writes a twice-weekly metropolitan column for The Miami Herald.

Praise for Bad Monkey…


"[A] comedic marvel . . . [Hiaasen] hasn't written a novel this funny since Skinny Dip. . . . Beautifully constructed."—Janet Maslin, The New York Times

"[A] deliciously zany romp. Buckle up for the ride."—People

"Bad Monkey boils over with corruption and comeuppance. And yes, there's a monkey."—O, The Oprah Magazine

"[A] rollicking misadventure in the colorful annals of greed and corruption in South Florida. . . . Hiaasen has a peculiar genius for inventing grotesque creatures . . . that spring from the darkest impulses of the id. But he also writes great heroes."—Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times

"This 'Triple-F'-fierce, funny, and Floridian . . . enfolds corruption, greed, mayhem, and very funny social satire in the way that only Hiaasen does it."—Reader's Digest

"[Hiaasen is] one of America's premier humorists."—Rege Behe, Pittsburg Tribune-Review

"No one writes about Florida with a more wicked sense of humor than Hiaasen."—Jocelyn McClurg, USA Today

"The gold standard for South Florida criminal farce."—Kirkus Reviews

"Inspired . . . Another marvelously entertaining Hiaasen adventure."—Publishers Weekly

"Hiaasen is laugh-out-loud funny and thoroughly entertaining."—Thomas Gaughan, Booklist (starred)

Product Details ISBN-10: 0446556149
ISBN-13: 9780446556149
Published: Grand Central Publishing, 06/03/2014
Pages: 300
Language: English