Naked Came the Florida Man PDF æ Naked Came PDF/EPUB

Naked Came the Florida Man You had me with Florida Man in the title and that bright orange hue on the cover The book s innards were just as good As a lover of History and someone with Florida in his DNA I cannot recommend this book highly enough. Tim Dorsey returns with an insanely entertaining tale in which the inimitable Serge A Storms sees dead people and investigates a creepy urban myth that may be all too realThough another devastating hurricane is raking Florida, its awesome power can t stop the Sunshine State s most loyal son, Serge A Storms, from his latest scenic road trip a cemetery tour With his best bro Colman riding shotgun, Serge hits the highway in hisgold Plymouth Satellite, putting pedal to the metal on a grand tour of the past Beginning in Key West, the sunshine boys odyssey includes a forgotten mass grave in Palm Beach county holding the remains of African Americans killed by the Great Hurricane of , and the resting place of one world famous television dolphin RIP Flipper from the sBut one deadland a haunted old sugar field holds than just the bones of those who ve passed For years, local children have whispered about a boogeyman hiding among the stalks Could it be the same maniac known as Naked Florida man who s been raising hell all over the place There are few things Serge loves than solving a good mystery and bestowing justice on miscreants who sully his beloved home s good name With his partner bong boy, Florida s psycho superhero will find the truth in this hilariously violent delight packed with history, lore, and plenty of motel antics from the insanely ingenious Tim Dorsey 3.5 stars Thank you edelweiss for this advance copy.Tim Dorsey can drive me nuts with his Serge and Coleman tales and this one is no different The crazy characters, the methods of death, most bizarre, the locations Has you double checking do these places exist It seems most of them do Serge seems to be mellowing a bit and Coleman doesn t seem quite as dumb More socially conscious, and historically interesting, I can t wait to visit Florida and go visit Lake Okeechobee. Magnificent A Serge Coleman story with a concurrent additional plot line that merge into a tremendous climax If you are a Tim Dorsey Serge Coleman fan you will love this one Magnificent A Serge Coleman story with a concurrent additional plot line that merge into a tremendous climax If you are a Tim Dorsey Serge Coleman fan you will love this one I ve consistently described Dorsey s novels as what would happen if you put all Florida Man article protagonists into one town , and his latest takes that literally to heart This time around, the eccentric Serge and his round the clock stoned sidekick, Coleman, are on a tour of graveyards throughout Florida, collecting gravestone rubbings and harassing some questionable people whether they re trying to make seagulls explode, or taking advantage of the elderly If you re looking for somet I ve consistently described Dorsey s novels as what would happen if you put all Florida Man article protagonists into one town , and his latest takes that literally to heart This time around, the eccentric Serge and his round the clock stoned sidekick, Coleman, are on a tour of graveyards throughout Florida, collecting gravestone rubbings and harassing some questionable people whether they re trying to make seagulls explode, or taking advantage of the elderly If you re looking for something wacky and out of the box, this is a great book to escape reality with well, unless you re in Florida, then this might just be the norm finished this yesterday the 2nd of february 2020 kindle library loaner and the second from dorsey, the first recent, though apparently it failed to make much of an impression on me, having read it whata week or less ago less than a weekand i couldn t remember it once i saw i had a dorsey shelf, had to visit the shelf to see this one madeof an impression, all things florida, he has his facts wrong about lakes, superior and michigan and others are all larger than the big water in f finished this yesterday the 2nd of february 2020 kindle library loaner and the second from dorsey, the first recent, though apparently it failed to make much of an impression on me, having read it whata week or less ago less than a weekand i couldn t remember it once i saw i had a dorsey shelf, had to visit the shelf to see this one madeof an impression, all things florida, he has his facts wrong about lakes, superior and michigan and others are all larger than the big water in floridaand so one questions other facts in this fictional account of the two cheech and chong like kind exhange interesting, too, their take on frontier justice the label works if only to relay meaningwho should be the recipient of their justice i imagine fiction has always contained that element and given its portrayal herein, makes me wonder if society s acceptance of justice is changingyou would think so, given the headlines of the days, some things are okay for one, not for another, and given who is eligible for justice in this one and the outcomenone, reallynot really justice not even close, but there you have it Was pretty sure that I was reading a Carl Hiaasen book, but no, Tim Dorsey seems to be a real person I guess I need to go back and start in on these from the first, because it was a romp.Bonus learning a bit about Florida history and geography For example, the Okeechobee Waterway that cuts clear across the state Who else is going to teach me about that Another insanely crazy and educational Florida adventure with Serge and Coleman And the sweet football story makes it even better. This is another extremely enjoyable outing for Serge Storms He is, needless to say, as obsessive, hyperactive and psychopathic as ever and he and Coleman still form a great comic partnership.This time we have a story with three converging strands which is probably too complicated to explain It s exciting, though, and takes Serge on a new tour around Lake Okeechobee with his usual obsessive delight in all aspects of Florida s history, culture, flora, fauna and way of life which Tim Dorsey man This is another extremely enjoyable outing for Serge Storms He is, needless to say, as obsessive, hyperactive and psychopathic as ever and he and Coleman still form a great comic partnership.This time we have a story with three converging strands which is probably too complicated to explain It s exciting, though, and takes Serge on a new tour around Lake Okeechobee with his usual obsessive delight in all aspects of Florida s history, culture, flora, fauna and way of life which Tim Dorsey manages to make as fascinating as ever Serge also, of course, visits punishments on malefactors which are often Dante esque in their appropriateness and irony It s crazy, funny, touching in places and absolutely outrageous in others There are an awful lot of laws against what Serge does We really ought to disapprove but of course we cheer him on, so there probably ought to be a law against Tim Dorsey, too but I m very glad there isn t This is an immensely enjoyable read and warmly recommended


About the Author: Tim Dorsey

Tim Dorsey was born in Indiana, moved to Florida at the age of 1, and grew up in a small town about an hour north of Miami called Riviera Beach He graduated from Auburn University in 1983 While at Auburn, he was editor of the student newspaper, The Plainsman From 1983 to 1987, he was a police and courts reporter for The Alabama Journal, the now defunct evening newspaper in Montgomery He joined The Tampa Tribune in 1987 as a general assignment reporter He also worked as a political reporter in the Tribune s Tallahassee bureau and a copy desk editor From 1994 to 1999, he was the Tribune s night metro editor He left the paper in August 1999 to write full time Tim has since published twelve novels in several languages Florida Roadkill, Hammerhead Ranch Motel, Orange Crush, Triggerfish Twist, The Stingray Shuffle, Cadillac Beach, Torpedo Juice, The Big Bamboo, Hurricane Punch, Atomic Lobster, Nuclear Jellyfish and Gator A Go Go He lives in Tampa with his family.


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