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Orchid Territory

3.6  ·  Rating details ·  10 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Brimming with intrigue, comedy and romance, "Orchid Territory " is a wacky expose of the business of orchids in S. Florida.
Paperback, 311 pages
Published March 1st 2006 by Redland Press
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Naeem Ramatally
Oct 15, 2013 rated it it was amazing
The author of this book is like my second mum. The story is practically autobiographical. Also, the part about the bumper sticker: "Coon hunters for Christ" is from me. I'm famous! Kinda!

It's a fun read and very funny!
MapGirl
Mar 05, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Better than the Orchid Thief. Funny.
Ana Maria
Apr 16, 2010 rated it liked it
Easy, light reading, fun for the orchid lover like me.
Rebecca
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Aug 02, 2013
Erica
Oct 16, 2017 added it
I'm sure most people pick up this book because of its author and because they grow orchids. I appreciated the fictionalized inside scoop on what happens behind the scenes at orchid shows and the general orchid scene of South Florida. There were funny parts to this book, and some of the main characters were nicely drawn.
However, I was deeply, deeply horrified by the casual racism found throughout its pages. I had to keep checking the date of publication: still, in 2006, all black men are describe
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