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Bad monkey /

Hiaasen, Carl.

Bad monkey / Carl Hiaasen. - London : Sphere, 2013. - 315 p. ; 24 cm.

Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.

Andrew Yancy, late of the Miami Police, soon-to-be-late of the Key West Police, has a human arm in his freezer. There is a logical explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he can prove murder, his commander might relieve him of Health Inspector duties, aka Roach Patrol. But first Yancy will negotiate an ever-surprising course of events, from the Keys to Miami to a Bahamian out island, with a crew of equally ever-surprising characters, including: the twitchy widow of the frozen arm; an avariciously idiotic real estate developer; a voodoo witch whose lovers are blinded-unto-death by her particularly peculiar charms; Yancy's new love, a kinky medical examiner; and the eponymous Bad Monkey.

9781847443373 (pbk.) 9781847443366 (hbk.)


Mystery fiction.
Criminal investigation--Florida--Fiction.
Police--Florida--Fiction.
Police--Fiction.
Murder--Investigation--Fiction.
Humorous fiction.
Detective and mystery stories.


Florida--Fiction.


Humorous stories.
Humorous fiction.
Detective and mystery stories.
Mystery fiction.
Detective and mystery stories
Humorous fiction.
Humorous stories
Mystery fiction.
Mystery fiction.

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