The Man Who Invented Florida: A Doc Ford Novel (Doc Ford Novels #3) (Mass Market)

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This is book number 3 in the Doc Ford Novels series.

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When solitary marine biologist Doc Ford focused his telescope on the woman in the white boat, he didn't know his life was about to be capsized: that his conniving uncle Tucker Gatrell would discover the Fountain of Youth, that The National Enquirer would write about it, and that the law would beat down his door in search of three missing men.

But Doc Ford is about to find these things out-- the hard way. Because in the shadowy world of Southwest Florida, where gators yawn, cattle craze, and Indian bones are buried, mysteries great and small have found the man to solve them...in The Man Who Invented Florida by bestselling author Randy Wayne White.

About the Author


Randy Wayne White is the New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of the Doc Ford series. In 2011, White was named a Florida Literary Legend by the Florida Heritage Society. A fishing and nature enthusiast, he has also written extensively for National Geographic Adventure, Men's Journal, Playboy and Men's Health. He lives on Sanibel Island, Florida, where he was a light-tackle fishing guide for many years, and spends much of his free time windsurfing, playing baseball, and hanging out at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille. His first middle-grade novel is Fins.

Praise For…


“Bubbles like a fountain of wit...A wildly inventive storyteller whose witty, offbeat novels come packed with pleasure.” —San Diego Union-Tribune

“A consummate storyteller...A must-read.” —Chicago Tribune

“High-spirited adventure...Loopy and lovable characters.” —The New York Times Book Review

Product Details
ISBN: 9780312953980
ISBN-10: 0312953984
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
Publication Date: March 15th, 1997
Pages: 304
Language: English
Series: Doc Ford Novels