Murder in Gutenthal

By (author): Armin Wiebe

Wiebe’s second Gutenthal novel takes the form of a comic “anti-murder mystery.””I am Schneppa Knjals. I am the eyes at the back of your head. I see the world in a stepped-in cowpie. I am a good neighbour for a fee.” Return to this hilarious fictional southern Manitoba town as Schneppa Kjnals, the gumshoe of Gutenthal, is bedutzed by stolen bras, exploding trailers, contraband bibles, and mysterious Ford LTDs.”Wiebe is able to bring a community and its people vividly, wildly to life.”–Canadian Literature

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Armin Wiebe

Armin Wiebe is the recipient of the Margaret Laurence Award for Fiction and the McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award. He has five published novels, one play, and his short stories have appeared in numerous books and anthologies. A teacher for many years, Armin Wiebe is now retired and lives in Winnipeg, Manitoba.


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Wiebe’s second Gutenthal novel takes the form of a comic “anti-murder mystery.””I am Schneppa Knjals. I am the eyes at the back of your head. I see the world in a stepped-in cowpie. I am a good neighbour for a fee.” Return to this hilarious fictional southern Manitoba town as Schneppa Kjnals, the gumshoe of Gutenthal, is bedutzed by stolen bras, exploding trailers, contraband bibles, and mysterious Ford LTDs.”Wiebe is able to bring a community and its people vividly, wildly to life.”–Canadian Literature

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Dimensions:

279 Pages
8.5in * 5.5in * 1in
1lb

Published:

November 15, 2007

Country of Publication:

CA

Publisher:

Turnstone Press

ISBN:

9780888013330

Book Subjects:

FICTION / Literary

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Language:

eng

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