Big Trouble by Dave Barry

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More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA
 

About Dave Barry

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DAVE BARRY's recent bestselling books include his Peter Pan prequels, written with Ridley Pearson; Dave Barry's History of the Millennium (So Far); and I'll Mature When I'm Dead. He lives in Coral Gables, Florida.ALAN ZWEIBEL is an original Saturday Night Live writer, the winner of multiple Emmy Awards for his television work, the Thurber Prize for his novel The Other Shulman, and collaborator with Billy Crystal on the Tony Award–winning play 700 Sundays. He lives in Short Hills, New Jersey.
 
Published September 13, 1999 by Berkley. 307 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Romance, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction, Crime, Horror. Fiction

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In his first-ever novel, prolific humorist Barry (Dave Barry Turns 50, 1998, etc.) proves just how easy it is, or at least how easy he can make it seem, for any zany with Miami connections to master what he artlessly calls “the Bunch of South Florida Wackos genre.” Here’s the scoop.

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In writing a comic thriller set in South Florida, the Pulitzer-winning Miami Herald columnist and author of 20 books of satirical nonfiction (most recently, Dave Barry Turns 50) risks the inevitable c

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Herk's single-minded nastiness, Eliot's immediate attraction to Anna Herk, and the clueless cops who investigate the scene, are merely frosting on the hilarious goings-on behind the scenes.

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Entertainment Weekly

Humorist Dave Barry specializes in the comedy of calamitous inevitability: His books and syndicated columns exult in comfortable exasperation with the everyday inanity that trips up ordinary people — car problems, kid troubles, junk-mail woes — heated to a temperature of outsize spluttering by th...

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Winner of two Pulitzer Prizes and a National Book Award, the immensely gifted Lukas committed suicide earlier this year after completing this saga of a critical episode in the history of American labor.

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Entertainment Weekly

Dave Barry has always been fond of dangerous, mad-scientist experiments, and writing a novel is one.

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Entertainment Weekly

Dave Barry has always been fond of dangerous, mad-scientist experiments, and writing a novel is one.

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