A witty philosophical murder mystery with a charming twist: the crack detectives are sheep determined to discover who killed their beloved shepherd.On a hillside near the cozy Irish village of Glennkill, the members of the flock gather around their shepherd, George, whose body lies pinned to the ground with a spade. George has cared for the sheep, reading them a plethora of books every night. The daily exposure to literature has made them far sav...
By Leonie Swann
Paperback: 341 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books; Reprint edition (June 3, 2008)
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.7 x 8 inches
Amazon Rank: 634068
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
I read this while traveling through NZ, which seemed very apropos, since they still have the highest sheep/person ratio on the planet (although I still have to wonder if the Shetlands on a more local level have even a higher per capita sheep count).