Publish date: June 30th 2003
Publisher: Mundania Press LLC
Pages no: 212
Edition language: English
Unusually huge fire ants terrorize Tampa, Florida. Will anyone survive this plague?Mandibles is a creature feature by Jeff Strand about large fire ants overrunning Tampa. That's pretty much it. It follows the lives of office works, people in a dentist office, a couple stickup men, and an entomologis...
I took off a star mainly because the first third of the book was a bit disjointed and ran like a misfiring roadster. It was a bit disconcerting to say the least to be following several story lines only to find out that one of them, for no apparent reason, took place 8 years before the other action ...
Typical Strand, outrageous, funny, horrifying. An explosion of fire ants is bad enough but giant fire ants! Egads!!!