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Tears of the giraffe

Author: Alexander McCall Smith; Lisette Lecat
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2003.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Mma "Precious" Ramotswe is now engaged to Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni, the kind owner of Tlokweng Road Speedy Motors. This new development provokes a hostile reaction from Mr. Matekoni's unscrupulous maid, who quickly begins plotting the disintegration of the engagement. Despite all this, duty calls, and Mma Ramotswe is asked to help find an American woman's son who has been missing in Africa for 10 years.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Precious Ramotswe, (Fictitious character); Precious Ramotswe, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander McCall Smith; Lisette Lecat
ISBN: 1402547420 9781402547423 1402547056 9781402547058
OCLC Number: 52982530
Notes: Compact discs.
Credits: Narrated by Lisette Lecat.
Performer(s): Narrated by Lisette Lecat.
Description: 7 audio discs (8 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Alexander McCall Smith.

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Mma "Precious" Ramotswe is now engaged to Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni, the kind owner of Tlokweng Road Speedy Motors. This new development provokes a hostile reaction from Mr. Matekoni's unscrupulous maid, who quickly begins plotting the disintegration of the engagement. Despite all this, duty calls, and Mma Ramotswe is asked to help find an American woman's son who has been missing in Africa for 10 years.

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