The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency / Alexander McCall Smith

Author(s): McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-
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Subjects: Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character)--Fiction
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization)--Fiction
Women private investigators--Botswana--Fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Anchor Books, [2009]
Series: No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series
McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 235 p. ; 20 cm
Alternate Titles: Other title: Number One Ladies' Detective Agency
Notes: ISBN: 9780307456632
ISBN: 0307456633
Summary: This first novel in Alexander McCall Smith₂s widely acclaimed The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series tells the story of the delightfully cunning and enormously engaging Precious Ramotswe, who is drawn to her profession to ₃help people with problems in their lives.₄ Immediately upon setting up shop in a small storefront in Gaborone, she is hired to track down a missing husband, uncover a con man, and follow a wayward daughter. But the case that tugs at her heart, and lands her in danger, is a missing eleven-year-old boy, who may have been snatched by witchdoctors
OCLC Number: 314809205
ISBN/ISSN: 9780307456632