What are the best mystery-thriller books set in Florida?

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    #1Stormy Weather

    Stormy Weather
    Stormy Weather is a book by Dermot Davis. It is a fictional book about a therapist who once wakes up in a dream that he can't escape. He will use the theories he knows to solve his dream and be able to wake up in real life. 
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    Raúl Palma
    Written on April 29, 2018
    "Stormy Weather is a really intense novel. The story is really unique, and the plot keeps you interested until the very last page. I would love to read more like this."
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    #2Sanibel Flats

    Sanibel Flats

    Sanibel Flats by Randy Wayne White is a mystery fiction and suspense-thriller novel originally published in 1990. This is the first book in White's Doc Ford Mystery series. It was followed by The Heat Islands in 2010.

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    Roger Powell
    Written on April 30, 2018
    "Sanibel Flats is my mystery-thriller books set in Florida the book is enjoyable"
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    #3The Deep Blue Good-by

    The Deep Blue Good-by

    The Deep Blue Good-By, a book in John D. MacDonald's Travis McGee series, is a crime fiction story about Travis, a beach bum who helps people fight off thugs or retrieve the things that were stolen from them.

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    Roger Hopkins
    Written on May 1, 2018
    "This story book was interesting. "
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    #4Nature Girl

    Nature Girl
    Nature Girl is a satirical mystery book by Carl Hiaasen. It tells the story of Honey Santana, who ends up in the wilderness of the Everglades, as she lets her morality reign supreme by punishing people for their crimes.
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    Jason Yi
    Written on April 21, 2018
    "If you're looking for one of the best mystery-thriller books that are set in Florida, this is perfect. It's a book about a girl's adventure in the Everglades. It's a great book for mystery lovers!"
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    #5Tourist Season

    Tourist Season

    Tourist Season is a book written by New York Times bestselling author Carl Hiaasen. It was originally published in March 1986 by G.P. Putnam's Sons. It is about a Miami killer who puts toy alligators in victims.

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    Diane Riley
    Written on May 1, 2018
    "Tourist Season is a great mystery-thriller book that is set in Florida as it's a story about a Miami killer who puts toy alligators in victims. It is a very interesting book and story and I would recommend reading this if you're an avid thriller book reader. "
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    #6The Turquoise Lament (Travis McGee Series)

    The Turquoise Lament (Travis McGee Series)

    The Turquoise Lament by John D. MacDonald is a mystery fiction and suspense-thriller novel originally published in November 1973. This book belongs to MacDonald's Travis McGee Mystery series.

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    Michael Weber
    Written on April 18, 2018
    "a great author and read"
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    #7Skin Tight

    Skin Tight

    Skin Tight is a book in Carl Hiaasen's teen action series of stories about Mick Stranahan, a Miami Marlin fan who is a former Florida state investigator. In this book, Mick is hunted by a dangerous man from the shadows.

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    Tang Guo
    Written on April 27, 2018
    "Skin Tight is the best mystery thriller book geared towards teen. It is authored by Carl Hiaasen who is known for his teen action stories. This book is a part of the series that centers around Mick Stranaha who is a former investigator."
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    #8Double Whammy

    Double Whammy

    Double Whammy by Carl Hiaasen is a mystery fiction and suspense-thriller novel originally published in 1987 by the G.P Putnam's Sons. This book was preceded by Tourist Season in 1986 and it was followed by Skin Tight in 1989.

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    Brian Shaw
    Written on May 1, 2018
    "It's a great saga, unfortunately in this version is not very well transcribed, I hope you can make a better version because the plot of this book is really interesting and you feel stuck from the beginning, some could assume the lifestyle of these characters for live much better"
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    #9Nightmare in Pink (Travis McGee Series)

    Nightmare in Pink (Travis McGee Series)

    Nightmare in Pink by John D. MacDonald is a mystery fiction and suspense-thriller book originally published in 1964 by the Fawcett Publications. This is the second book in MacDonald's Travis McGee series.

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    George Ramirez
    Written on April 24, 2018
    "This book is full of suspene and thriller. "
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    #10Sick Puppy

    Sick Puppy

    Sick Puppy by Carl Hiaasen is a mystery adventure and political fiction novel originally published in 2000. This book was preceded by Lucky You in 1997 and it was followed by Basket Case in 2002.

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    Pamela Meyer
    Written on April 21, 2018
    "Finding the best mystery-thriller books set in Florida is no easy task. But with Sick Puppy I think it's safe to say that this book is absolutely the best mystery-thriller books set in Florida. This is a fantastic mystery and adventure novel by Carl Hiassen and is definitely set in Florida."

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Best What are the best mystery-thriller books set in Florida
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Stormy WeatherBooks 42 Paid
2Sanibel FlatsBooks 37 Paid
3The Deep Blue Good-byBooks 35 Paid
4Nature GirlBooks 33 Paid
5Tourist SeasonBooks 33 Paid
6The Turquoise Lament (Travis McGee Series)Books 31 Paid
7Skin TightBooks 28 Paid
8Double WhammyBooks 26 Paid
9Nightmare in Pink (Travis McGee Series)Books 24 Paid
10Sick PuppyBooks 21 Paid
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