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The Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist presents his first novel, an off-the-wall detective caper that's been compared to the work of Elmore Leonard. "I laughed so hard I fell out of a chair. This is the funniest book I've read in almost 40 years". "Stephen King". Optioned by Disney for a major motion picture starring Tim Allen and to be directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.

About the Author

Dave Barry's bestsellers include his Peter Pan prequels, written with Ridley Pearson; I'll Mature When I'm Dead; and Lunatics, written with Alan Zweibel.���������s also the author of the two dark comic suspense novels Big Trouble and Tricky Business. A play based on his first Peter Pan book, Peter and the Starcatchers, is currently a hit on Broadway. He lives in Coral Gables, Florida.

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Thomas Kirby, November 28, 2006 (view all comments by Thomas Kirby)
Probably the funniest book about nuclear terrorists that you'll ever read!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780425178102
Author:
Barry, Dave
Publisher:
Berkley
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Humorous
Subject:
Florida
Subject:
Advertising executives
Subject:
Coconut Grove
Subject:
Coconut Grove (Fla.)
Subject:
General Fiction
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
Bd. 7.
Publication Date:
20010101
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
6.73x4.19x.91 in. .36 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , The Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist presents his first novel, an off-the-wall detective caper that's been compared to the work of Elmore Leonard. "I laughed so hard I fell out of a chair. This is the funniest book I've read in almost 40 years". "Stephen King". Optioned by Disney for a major motion picture starring Tim Allen and to be directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.
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