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NAKED CAME THE MANATEE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Thirteen top Florida writers team up, one chapter each, for this formula crime farce. Booger, a manatee "whose brain was approximately the size and complexity of a bocce ball," sets the Rube Goldberg plot in motion when, at the behest of Dave Barry, he collides with a boat commandeered by a pair of equally witless thieves, sending them into the drink and their mysterious cargo—which looks an ... Read full review

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Review: Naked Came the Manatee

User Review  - Louise - Goodreads

Fun, ridiculous, surreal, witty. This book was written by 13 authors, each writing a chapter and passing it on to the next author to continue the story. You can't go wrong with a wild read set into ... Read full review

Review: Naked Came the Manatee

User Review  - Goodreads

Fun, ridiculous, surreal, witty. This book was written by 13 authors, each writing a chapter and passing it on to the next author to continue the story. You can't go wrong with a wild read set into ... Read full review

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User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

My book group tries to do light reads for December and this was no exception. Originally released as a serial via a newspaper in Miami, this book was written by a collection of South Florida writers ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tim Hicks - Goodreads

Look, this is not a very good book. So why the 4 stars? Because I never expected it to be good - only funny and interesting. A book with 13 authors working on sequence isn't going to succeed any other ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michael Talarski - Goodreads

A Mess, but a fun mess. Read full review

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User Review  - Pat - Goodreads

13 chapters, 13 different authors Fidel Castro's head - or is it? Cute and quick. Read full review

Review: Naked Came the Manatee

User Review  - Goodreads

Great fun! A little uneven, as you would expect with so many cooks stirring the pot, but most of them are among my favorite authors so . . . small price to pay. Read full review

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User Review  - Jonah Gibson - Goodreads

Great fun! A little uneven, as you would expect with so many cooks stirring the pot, but most of them are among my favorite authors so . . . small price to pay. Read full review

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User Review  - Angela Berger-blair - Goodreads

What a complete waste of time. You would think having 13 funny writers collaborating to make one story would be an instant home run. Instead it was nothing but a hot mess. How very disappointing. Read full review

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4 stars - 14
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