Saturday, October 27 @ 10:30 am Carl Hiaasen was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on March 12, 1953. He has been a reporter for the Miami Herald since 1976, and is known for exposing scandal and corruption throughout southern Florida. He has received numerous state and national honors for his journalism. His best-selling novels include Double Whammy, Skin Tight, Native Tongue, Stormy Weather, Lucky You, Sick Puppy, Basket Case, and Nature Girl. Enjoy sharing your thoughts of any of his books, along with coffee & refreshments, courtesy of the Friends of the Library.