Where this Lake is

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White Pine Press, 1997 - Fiction - 183 pages
An American operating a restaurant in a small town in Guatemala investigates the murder of a local man, shot and thrown in a lake. Jerry Hopkins realizes the probe is a dangerous enterprise for a gringo to undertake, but the victim was his friend.

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WHERE THIS LAKE IS

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A rambling debut novel—the first of the publisher's New American Voices Series—that reads almost as much like a set of family footnotes as it does like fiction. Gerard Manley Hopkins (his family ... Read full review

Contents

Dear Diary So to Speak
11
Itth God Talking to You
18
His Kind of Woman
27
My Sisters Move Away
36
Hermie and the Others
43
Stevie Knew He Always Knew
50
The Draft Going Nowhere
61
TOO WET TO PLOW
68
Uncle Freds Quick Liquid Rat Poison
102
PART 2
104
Horacio and Aldous
113
Okies
120
The First Daddy Rabbits
131
Bull
144
Remember the Maine
157
Holy Hope
165

Singer SlantOMatic Model 401
75
Chapter XBean Eaters
83
The Dead Woman
91
Itth God Again
174
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