Marsha asked:

Did anyone else notice the similarity with John D MacDonald's The Deep Blue Good-bye? (A MUCH better book.)

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Scott I have to say no. I think it's hard to write about Florida in a novel way without crossing themes--unless you're Carl Hiaasen!

I met Randy a few years back, and I asked him about the JDM comparisons. He was upfront that they are out there. Hell, Doc Ford has even been compared to Doc from Cannery Row.

Hannah is not Travis, and the boat that was gifted to her is not the Busted Flush.
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