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Dorsey, Tim

Overview
Works: 58 works in 375 publications in 2 languages and 30,357 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Suspense fiction  Christmas stories  Humorous stories  Guidebooks  Black humor 
Classifications: PS3554.O719, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Tim Dorsey
Publications by Tim Dorsey
Most widely held works by Tim Dorsey
Cadillac Beach : a novel by Tim Dorsey( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,634 libraries worldwide
Determined to learn the truth about his grandfather's death, Serge Storms journeys to South Florida, where he learns that his grandfather may have been involved in an infamous gem heist case
Hurricane punch by Tim Dorsey( Book )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,615 libraries worldwide
Returning to his home in Florida only to face the state's worst hurricane season and a pair of serial killers vying for "most wanted" status, Serge A. Storms and his companion, Coleman, tackle the most challenging case of their careers
Pineapple grenade : a novel by Tim Dorsey( Book )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,591 libraries worldwide
Serge Storms has finagled his way into becoming a secret agent in Miami, spying for the president of a banana republic. Will he still have time for a cocktail before Homeland Security brings him down?
Gator a-go-go by Tim Dorsey( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,582 libraries worldwide
After a Miami crime gang ruins his spring break by targeting a snitch's son, drug-addled Serge A. Storms and his equally bloodthirsty deputy, Coleman, aim to track down the gang members and take them out
Electric barracuda by Tim Dorsey( Book )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,548 libraries worldwide
Serge Storms, that lovable thermonuclear vigilante and one stop Florida trivia shop, has been leaving corpses strewn across the Sunshine State for more than a decade. The authorities, especially one tenacious state agent, have begun to notice the exponential body count, and send a police task force to track down Serge. Could his luck finally have run out? -- From publisher
Florida roadkill : a novel by Tim Dorsey( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,451 libraries worldwide
A crime comedy on a dentist who mutilates his hands to collect $5 million in insurance. Dr. George Veale is forced into the scam by a woman who videotaped a sex session and is blackmailing him. But after Veale collects he turns the tables
Torpedo juice by Tim Dorsey( Book )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,449 libraries worldwide
Enjoying life as a fugitive on the Overseas Highway, lovable serial killer Serge Storm decides to find a bride whose spirit matches his own and finds his search marked by an array of scoundrels, hoodlums, and a believed-dead former accomplice
Nuclear jellyfish by Tim Dorsey( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
Serge A. Storms, Florida's resident madman and serial killer, continues to dispense his own variety of justice against society's evildoers--this time he and his pal Coleman are out to get an assortment of skinheads and shysters as well as a particularly nasty thug called Jellyfish
The big bamboo by Tim Dorsey( Book )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,400 libraries worldwide
Putting his failure to find everlasting life behind him, loveable serial killer Serge Storms and his stoned-out sidekick Coleman head west in order to put the Sunshine State back on Hollywood's radar
Atomic lobster by Tim Dorsey( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
Embarking on a new adventure off the coast of the Sunshine State, psychopath Serge A. Storms and his drug-addled sidekick find themselves surrounded by atypical retirees and drug dealers while working to outmaneuver federal agents and a fugitive murderer
The stingray shuffle : a novel by Tim Dorsey( Book )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
A group of characters unites on the Silver Stingray, Amtrak's newest express train, for a murder mystery weekend that is marked by unexpected twists
The riptide, ultra-glide by Tim Dorsey( Book )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
While treating themselves to a modest vacation in sunny Florida, newly unemployed Wisconsinites Patrick and Barbara McDougal get the ride of a lifetime when they, after being robbed of everything, are rescued by bighearted psychopath and happy tour guide Serge Storms
Hammerhead Ranch Motel : a novel by Tim Dorsey( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
As hurricane Rolando-berto bears down on the coast near Tampa, Serge A. Storms hasn't been keeping up with his medication since his "little spree killing," and he and all the other sleezy occupants of the Hammerhead Ranch Motel may be headed for real havoc
Triggerfish twist : a novel by Tim Dorsey( Book )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
Recent Tampa resident Jim Davenport's dreams of tropical paradise are shattered when he kills one of two recently released convicts and must contend with the other
Tiger shrimp tango by Tim Dorsey( Book )
9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
No one loves Florida more, or can keep it safe from invasive criminal species better than self-appointed Sunshine Sheriff Serge Storms. When a particular scam leads to the death of a few innocents and a young woman's disappearance, Serge and his perpetually self-bent sidekick Coleman--aided by his new pal, latter-day noir private eye Mahoney -- load up the car for a riotous road trip to do right
Orange crush : a novel by Tim Dorsey( Book )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
Florida governor Marlon Conrad, long a tool of special interest groups, has a sudden personality shift three weeks before the election. He travels the state with a zaney campaign staff talking about "issues" and "reform"
Torpedo juice by Tim Dorsey( file )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
Since it's always a good idea to fly under police radar, Serge figures the Keys are just the place to lie low. Plus, he has two missions to accomplish--re-invent himself and get married, although he hasn't picked the lucky lady yet. But what he doesn't know is that enough serial and spree killers are headed his way to have a parade of psychopaths. Are the Keys big enough for all the lunatics?
The big bamboo by Tim Dorsey( file )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Serge and sidekick Coleman head out west to take on Hollywood bigwigs and L.A. lowlifes in Dorsey's most outrageous novel yet. Before Tinseltown knows what's hit it, Serge has made an unforgettable foray to the Playboy Mansion and come up against Japanese Yakuza and a host of wacky characters
When elves attack : a joyous Christmas greeting from the criminal nutbars of the sunshine state by Tim Dorsey( Book )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 903 libraries worldwide
Nobody does Florida weirdness quite like this author. This novel is about thrill killer and Sunshine State historian Serge A. Storms, the most endearing psychopath since Dexter Morgan. The author offers this zany blockbuster extravaganza in which his wonderfully deranged serial killer Floridaphile delivers his special brand of Christmas cheer. More outrageous than Santa Claus in a Speedo, this book serves up a Yuletide feast of "pure gonzo humor". This book is much like Bad Santa and National Lampoon's Family Vacation, and blended into the author's trademark appetite for destruction, it becomes a hilarious crime fiction black comedy
Nuclear jellyfish by Tim Dorsey( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 804 libraries worldwide
As professional thieves begin targeting trade show exhibitors who may not be what they seem, Serge Storms launches an Internet travel site to lure unsuspecting tourists to Florida, only to catch the attention of his nemesis, Agent Mahoney
 
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Alternative Names
ドーシー, ティム
Languages
English (255)
French (12)
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