I grew up in Florida; I read Jeff Klinkenberg's articles in the St. Petersburg Times.
Both books are written in the same style--short insightful chapters describing off-the-wall Florida history, blending current with past.
If you live here, visit here or have never been to our state, I highly recommend this wonderful read!
Since I am a native Floridian, the stories in this book were like reading a personal history of the real Florida stories. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Emma Eshbaugh
The author tells the reader about a lot of places and people here in Florida that he has known or written newspaper articles about. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Oldsparkey
A fun and easy way to explore Florida, past and present. A must read for anyone and everyone interested in Florida.Published 21 months ago by cskjr
Enjoyed reading about "real" Florida folks vs. the usual commercial side of Florida. Jeff has a great way with words.Published on March 23, 2013 by Francine M. Webb
Jeff Klinkenberg's articles in the St. Petersburg Times are often the highlight of my Sunday morning. Read morePublished on August 23, 2011 by Victoria N. Parsons