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Blue shoes and happiness

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2007.
Series: No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First a cobra appears in Precious Ramotswe's office; then a nurse from the medical clinic reveals to Mma Ramotswe about faulty blood-pressure readings being recorded there. Later, it looks as though Aunty Emang, the advice columnist in the local newspaper, may not be what she seems.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Precious Ramotswe, (Fictitious character); Precious Ramotswe, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander McCall Smith
ISBN: 0349117721 9780349117720
OCLC Number: 71807989
Notes: Originally published: Edinburgh: Polygon, 2006.
Awards: Short-listed for Theakston's Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2008 (UK)
Description: 242 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series.
Responsibility: Alexander McCall Smith.

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* No. 7 in the marvellous Mma Ramotswe series  Read more...

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[BLUE SHOES AND HAPPINESS has] the quiet sophistication of the previous novels and its simplicity is deceptive . . . these novels take us through the looking glass into an Africa we rarely hear Read more...

 
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