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- DescriptionJack Tagger s years in exile at the obituaries desk of a South Florida daily haven t dulled his investigative reporter s se for a good story. When Jimmy Stoma, the infamous front man of Jimmy and the Slut Puppies, dies in a fishy scuba accident, Jack sees his ticket back to page one if only he can figure out what really happened. Standing in his way are, just for starters, his ambitious young editor, who hasn t yet fired anyone but plans to break her cherry on Jack; the rock star s pop-singer widow, who s using the occasion of her husband s death to relaunch her own career; and the soulless, profit-hungry owner of the newspaper, whom Jack once publicly humiliated at a stockholders meeting. Following clues from the late rock singer s own music, Jack tries to unravel the lies surrounding Jimmy Stoma s strange fate.
- Author BiographyCarl Hiaasen was born and raised in Florida. He is the author of thirteen novels, most recently BadMonkey, as well as the bestsellers Star Island, Nature Girl, Skinny Dip, Sick Puppy, and Lucky You, and four bestselling children's books, Chomp, Hoot, Flush, and Scat. His most recent work of nonfiction is The Downhill Lie: A Hacker s Return to a Ruinous Sport. He also writes a weekly column for The Miami Herald. In 2010, he received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Society of Newspaper Columnists.
- Author(s)Carl Hiaasen
- PublisherVintage Crime/Black Lizard
- Date of Publication13/08/2013
- FormatPaperback / softback
- SubjectCrime, Thriller & Adventure
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintVintage Crime/Black Lizard
- Weight259 g
- Width132 mm
- Height203 mm
- Spine18 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (US),Unsewn / adhesive bound
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