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

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Available copies

  • 183 copies at PINES. (Show)
  • 10 copies at Athens Regional Library System. (Show)
  • 3 copies at Athens-Clarke County Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1400034779 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781400034772 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1400031346 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781400031344 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 235 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Anchor Books ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2002.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: 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.
Subject: Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization) > Fiction.
Women private investigators > Botswana > Fiction.
Botswana > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.