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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2003. ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Working in Gaborone, Botswana, sleuth Precious Ramotswe investigates several local mysteries, including a search for a missing boy and the case of the clinic doctor with different personalities for different days of the week.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander McCall Smith
ISBN: 034911675X 9780349116754 9780349119083 0349119082 1400031346 9781400031344
OCLC Number: 56563475
Notes: Originally published: Edinburgh: Polygon, 1998.
Description: 250 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Alexander McCall Smith.

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* A highly original 'detective' novel with unique setting and characters, this is the first of four 'Botswana' titles are both beautiful and charming.  Read more...

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A small slice of heaven * Scotsman * A delight * Daily Telegraph * Hugely enjoyable * Sunday Times * Immersing yourself in Precious Ramotswe's life seems to slow your heart rate while sharpening your Read more...

 
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