A bachelor party that doesn’t quite go as planned, followed by a wedding that’s interrupted by the arrival of a boat of Haitian refugees. Throw in a large python snake, some Russian gangsters and the city of Miami — or at least Dave Barry‘s version of it — and you get his new novel, “Insane City.”
Barry is well-known for his long-running newspaper column, which won him a Pulitzer Prize for commentary, and for novels for young people and the rest of us. In the video above, I speak to him about his latest.
In the video below, he reads an excerpt from “Insane City”:
A transcript is here.