Libraries are open! We still offer contactless pickup with Books on the Go!

Not getting our emails? Read our FAQ about this issue.

Stormy weather

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(2)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Language:
English
More Details
ISBN:
9780446603423
9780307767417
9780446677165
Also in This Series
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work IDc68e8237-1b58-5912-b65e-cac400225293
Grouping Titlestormy weather
Grouping Authorcarl hiaasen
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-06-16 07:30:57AM
Last Indexed2021-06-16 07:47:20AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780679419822

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value0
accelerated_reader_reading_level0
authorHiaasen, Carl
author_displayHiaasen, Carl
available_at_catalogEva H. Perry Regional
North Regional
Village Regional
Wake Forest Community
West Regional
collection_catalogAdult Fiction
detailed_location_catalogCary Regional - Adult Fiction
Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Fiction
North Regional - Adult Fiction
Southeast Regional - Adult Fiction
Village Regional Library - Adult Fiction
Wake Forest Community - Adult Fiction
West Regional - Adult Fiction
display_description

When a ferocious hurricane rips through southern Florida, the con artists and carpetbaggers waste no time in swarming over the disaster area.

Among the predators are Edie Marsh, an entrepreneurial young woman whose scheme to sleep with a Palm Beach Kennedy has fizzled, freezing her to concoct a colossal insurance rip-off; Lester Maddox Parsons, a murderous ex-con whose violent encounter with a game warden has left him with the fitting name of "Snapper"; and Avila, a crooked building inspector-turned-roofer who dabbles somewhat unsuccessfully in the occult.

Caught in the middle are Max and Bonnie Lamb, newlyweds torn in wildly different directions by the storm. It is Max's fateful decision to abort their Disney World honeymoon and race to Dade County to see the terrible devastation. Armed with a video camera, the ambitious young advertising executive can't wait to show his hurricane tapes to his buddies back in New York.

Over Bonnie's objections, Max...

format_catalogBook
eBook
format_category_catalogBooks
eBook
idc68e8237-1b58-5912-b65e-cac400225293
isbn9780307767417
9780446603423
9780446677165
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
overdrive:fd754571-07df-4e5b-a8fd-dc0419038bc9-1Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeBookeBook4falsetrueOverDriveAdobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive ReadAvailable Online
ils:4317095779619Wake Forest Community - Adult FictionHIASSEN1falsefalseOn ShelfWAK
ils:4317095779618Cary Regional - Adult FictionHIASSEN1falsefalseChecked outCRY
ils:4317097205460Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult FictionHIASSEN1falsefalseOn ShelfEVA
ils:4317096870391Village Regional Library - Adult FictionHIASSEN1falsefalseOn ShelfVIL
ils:4317097300267West Regional - Adult FictionHIASSEN1falsefalseOn ShelfWRL
ils:4317097113921Southeast Regional - Adult FictionHIASSEN1falsefalseChecked outSER
ils:4317096272387North Regional - Adult FictionHIASSEN1falsefalseOn ShelfNOR
ils:4317097300268Cary Regional - Adult FictionHIASSEN1falsefalseChecked outCRY
last_indexed2021-06-16T11:47:20.149Z
lexile_score-1
literary_formFiction
literary_form_fullFiction
local_callnumber_catalogHIASSEN
owning_library_catalogWake County Public Libraries
owning_location_catalogCary Community
Eva H. Perry Regional
North Regional
Southeast Regional
Village Regional
Wake Forest Community
West Regional
primary_isbn9780446603423
publishDate1996
2010
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical DescriptionAbridged
overdrive:fd754571-07df-4e5b-a8fd-dc0419038bc9eBookeBookEnglishKnopf Doubleday Publishing Group2010
ils:431709BookBooksEnglishWarner Books, 1996.384 pages ; 18 cm
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:fd754571-07df-4e5b-a8fd-dc0419038bc9-1Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse
ils:4317095779619On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:4317095779618Checked outChecked outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:4317097205460On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:4317096870391On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:4317097300267On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:4317097113921Checked outChecked outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:4317096272387On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:4317097300268Checked outChecked outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
seriesSkink novels
series_with_volumeSkink novels|3
title_displayStormy weather
title_fullStormy Weather
Stormy weather / Carl Hiaasen
title_shortStormy weather
topic_facetFiction
Humor (Fiction)