Author:Alexander Mccall Smith


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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

By: Alexander Mccall Smith

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Anchor: 1998

Seller ID: 0016693

ISBN: 140009688X

Condition: Good

This first novel in Alexander McCall Smith's 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 "help people with problems in their lives." 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. The No. 1 Ladies' Detect... View more info

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Bertie Plays The Blues

By: Alexander McCall Smith

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Vintage: 2011

Seller ID: 0142776

ISBN: 0307361942

Condition: Very good

Domestic bliss seems in short supply at 44 Scotland Street. Over at the Pollocks, dad, Stuart, is harbouring a secret about a secret society and Bertie is feeling kind of blue. Having had enough of his neurotic hot-housing mother, he puts himself up for adoption on eBay. Will he go to the highest bidder or will he have to take matters into his own hands? Will the lovelorn Big Lou find true love on the Internet? And will Angus Lordie and Domenica make it up the aisle? Catch up with all your favourite faces down in 44 Scotland Street as we follow their daily pursuit of a little happiness. View more info

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Tears of The Giraffe (The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency #2)

By: Alexander McCall Smith

Price: $8.48

Publisher: Anchor: 2002

Seller ID: 0043141

ISBN: 1400031354

Condition: Good

THE NO. 1 LADIES' DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 2 Fans around the world adore the bestselling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series, the basis of the HBO TV show, and its proprietor Precious Ramotswe, Botswana's premier lady detective. In this charming series, Mma Ramotswe navigates her cases and her personal life with wisdom, and good humor--not to mention help from her loyal assistant, Grace Makutsi, and the occasional cup of tea. Precious Ramotswe is the eminently sensible and cunning proprietor of the only ladies' detective agency in Botswana. In Tears of the Giraffe she tracks a wayward... View more info