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Hiaasen, Carl

Overview
Works: 288 works in 1,810 publications in 21 languages and 105,372 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Fiction  Biography  Humorous fiction  Children's audiobooks  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3558.I217, FIC
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Hoot by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
95 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 6,140 libraries worldwide
Roy, who is new to his small Florida community, becomes involved in another boy's attempt to save a colony of burrowing owls from a proposed construction site
Flush by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
32 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,894 libraries worldwide
With their father jailed for sinking a river boat, Noah Underwood and his younger sister, Abbey, must gather evidence that the owner of this floating casino is emptying his bilge tanks into the protected waters around their Florida Keys home
Scat by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
23 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 5,139 libraries worldwide
Nick and his friend Marta decide to investigate when a mysterious fire starts near a Florida wildlife preserve and an unpopular teacher goes missing
Skinny dip : [a novel] by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
69 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,204 libraries worldwide
Chaz Perrone might be the only marine scientist in the world who doesn't know which way the Gulf Stream runs. He might also be the only one who went into biology just to make a killing, and now he's found a way-- doctoring water samples so that ruthless agribusiness tycoon can continue illegaly dumping fertilizer nto the endangred Everglades
Nature girl by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
41 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,939 libraries worldwide
Honey Santana, the bipolar, self-proclaimed "queen of lost causes," has plans to give Boyd Shreave and his mistress a lesson in civility, unaware that she is being followed by her obsessed ex-employer and her one-time drug runner ex-husband
Sick puppy : a novel by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
46 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,527 libraries worldwide
An eco-terrorist in Florida strikes at a polluter by kidnaping his wife. In the process, Twilly Spree discovers a conspiracy by state politicians to turn a wildlife sanctuary into a golf course. He also discovers that the polluter's wife fancies him
Lucky you : a novel by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
41 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,309 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy featuring two people recovering a stolen $14-million lottery ticket. It belongs to JoLayne Lucks, a black veterinary assistant in Florida and was stolen by white supremacists. With the help of reporter Tom Krome, JoLayne goes after the thieves and love blooms
Stormy weather : a novel by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
47 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,011 libraries worldwide
When a hurricane hits Florida, some people waste no time in exploiting it. The novel follows a few of them, including a woman who abandons a scheme to sleep with a Kennedy for a more lucrative insurance rip-off, and a former governor who turns avenger to protect the community from just such people
Chomp by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
21 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,791 libraries worldwide
When the difficult star of the reality television show "Expedition Survival" disappears while filming an episode in the Florida Everglades using animals from the wildlife refuge run by Wahoo Crane's family, Wahoo and classmate Tuna Gordon set out to find him while avoiding Tuna's gun-happy father
Strip tease : a novel by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
103 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 19 languages and held by 2,762 libraries worldwide
At the Eager Beaver, a topless bar in Fort Lauderdale, former FBI clerk Erin Grant dances nightly to pay for legal fees in her custody fight for her young daughter. There David Dilbeck, a U.S. Congressman owned by the state's sugar interests is recognized by a regular who is infatuated with Erin and initiates a blackmail plan to influence her court case. The resulting mayhem, occurring in election year, involves machinations up to the highest state level, a poignant custody battle and murder
Hoot by Carl Hiaasen( Sound Recording )
46 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,654 libraries worldwide
Roy, who is new to his small Florida community, becomes involved in another boy's attempt to save a colony of burrowing owl's from a proposed construction site
Native tongue : a novel by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
52 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 2,343 libraries worldwide
When the precious clue-tongued mango voles at the Amazing Kingdom of Thrills on North Key Largo are stolen by heartless, ruthless thugs, Joe Winder wants to uncover why, and find the voles. Joe is lately a PR man for the Amazing Kingdom theme park, but now that the voles are gone, Winder is dragged along in their wake through a series of weird and lethal events that begin with the sleazy real-estate agent/villain Francis X. Kingsbury and can end only one way
Skin tight by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
56 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,217 libraries worldwide
Somebody wants Mick Stranahan dead, and the list of possible players is long: the plastic surgeon with the extremely shaky hands, the sleazy lawyer who advertises, the TV host whose taste for sensationalism is exceeded only by his vanity, and the hit man whose skin problems could fill a comprehensive (if bizarre) medical textbook
Skink no surrender by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,000 libraries worldwide
With the help of an eccentric ex-governor, a teenaged boy searches for his missing cousin in the Florida wilds
Double whammy by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
35 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,967 libraries worldwide
R.J. Decker, a neophyte private eye, investigates a murder near his Florida home and its connection to a largemouth bass tournament
Tourist season : a novel by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
64 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 11 languages and held by 1,889 libraries worldwide
A funny and sardonic story of a bizarre terrorist group determined to halt Miami's tourism
Skinny dip : [a novel] by Carl Hiaasen( Sound Recording )
36 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,764 libraries worldwide
When Chaz Perron's wife discovers that he is running a scam- posing as a marine biologist to doctor water samples so that an agribusiness tycoon can continue illegally dumping fertilizer into the Everglades--, he pushes her overboard from a cruise liner. Unlucky for Chaz, Joey survives clutching a bale of Jamaican pot. Rescued from the Atlantic by a former police officer, Mick Stranahan, she decides not to report him but instead haunt and taunt him-with Mick's help- by playing dead. As a result, Chaz becomes increasingly erratic and inept-a fact noticed by his ruthless and cold-blooded coworkers. Also, the six-time-married Mick rediscovers the thwarted romantic in him, believing that the seventh time might be the charm
Team rodent : how Disney devours the world by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 845 libraries worldwide
"Disney is so good at being good that it manifests an evil; so uniformly efficient and courteous, so dependably clean and conscientious, so unfailingly entertaining that it's unreal, and therefore is an agent of pure wickedness. ... Disney isn't in the business of exploiting Nature so much as striving to improve upon it, constantly fine-tuning God's work."--Team rodent
60 minutes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
In an interview with Steve Kroft, author Carl Hiaasen explains how he built a career covering the corruption and crooks of his home state
Fairway to hell by Carl Hiaasen( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 2005, Carl Hiaasen began playing golf again for the first time in thirty-two years. Undeterred by the fact that he lacked expertise back then, when he was younger and fitter, he was soon shanking his way around the courses of Florida. His love-hate relationship with unruly drivers, temperamental putters and hazardous wildlife continued. Over eighteen months, Carl's game eventually got much worse. He succeeded in drowning a golf cart in a pond and he even managed to jinx Tiger Woods. In FAIRWAY TO HELL he describes, hilariously, the trials and tribulations of the amateur golfer
 
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Alternative Names
Carl Hiaasen Amerikaans schrijver
Carl Hiaasen amerikansk författare
Carl Hiaasen amerikansk skribent
Carl Hiaasen giornalista e scrittore statunitense
Carl Hiaasen US-amerikanischer Journalist und Schriftsteller
Hiaasen, Carl
Hiaasen, Carl, 1953-
Khaĭsen, Karl
Карл Хайасен
Хайасен, Карл
היאסן, קרל
היאסן, קרל 1953-
היסן, קרל 1953-
קרל היאסן
کارل هایسن نویسنده آمریکایی
칼 하이어센
히어슨, 칼 1953-
カール・ハイアセン
ハイアセン, カール
卡爾·海森
Languages
English (645)
French (44)
Italian (24)
Spanish (21)
Dutch (19)
German (17)
Polish (15)
Japanese (11)
Finnish (10)
Hebrew (8)
Russian (8)
Swedish (6)
Norwegian (5)
Chinese (4)
Romanian (4)
Portuguese (3)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (2)
Arabic (1)
Indonesian (1)
Korean (1)
Danish (1)
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