Carl Hiaasen





Carl Hiaasen

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in Miami, The United States
March 12, 1953

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Carl Hiaasen was born and raised in Florida, where he still lives with his family. After graduating from the University of Florida, he began writing for the Miami Herald. As a journalist and author, Carl has spend most of his life advocating the protection of the Florida Everglades. He and his family still live southern Florida.


Average rating: 3.79 · 269,610 ratings · 20,174 reviews · 45 distinct works · Similar authors
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“Hey. Sometimes life is a shit flavored Popsicle.”
Carl Hiaasen, Nature Girl

“Garcia wondered why people with JESUS stickers on their bumper always drove twenty miles per hour under the speed limit. If God was my co-pilot, he thought, I'd be doing a hundred and twenty.”
Carl Hiaasen, Strip Tease

“Sometimes you're going to be faced with situations where the line isn't clear between what's right and what's wrong.Your heart will tell you to do one thing and your brain will tell you to do something different. In the end, all that's left is to look at both sides and go with your best judgment.”
Carl Hiaasen, Hoot

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