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The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection (No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency #13)

The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection (No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency #13)

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
Series: The\No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Ser.
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2012. First edition. A fine copy in a fine, unclipped d/w.

Description

Fans around the world adore the bestselling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series and its proprietor, Precious Ramotswe, Botswana's premier lady detective. In this charming series, Mma Ramotswe--with help from her loyal associate, Grace Makutsi--navigates her cases and her personal life with wisdom, good humor, and the occasional cup of tea. Alexander McCall Smith's beloved, bestselling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series continues as Botswana's best and kindest detective finds her personal and professional lives have become entangled. Precious Ramotswe is very busy these days. The best apprentice at Tlokweng Road Speedy Motors is in trouble with the law and stuck with the worst lawyer in Gaborone. Grace Makutsi and Phuti Radiphuti are building the house of their dreams, but their builder is not completely on the up and up. Most shockingly, Mma Potokwane, the orphan farm's respected matron, has been dismissed from her post. Mma Ramotswe is not about to rest when her friends are mistreated. Help arrives from an unexpected visitor. He is none other than the estimable Mr. Clovis Andersen, author of The Principles of Private Detection, the No. 1 Ladies' prized manual. Together, Mma Ramotswe, Mma Makutsi, and their colleague help right injustices that occur even in their beloved Botswana, and in the process discover something new about being a good detective.

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* Mma Ramotswe's thirteenth adventure; published in Little, Brown hardback

Author description

Following a distinguished career as a Professor of Medical Law, Alexander McCall Smith has turned to writing full-time. He is the author of over sixty books on a wide array of subjects, and his books have been translated into forty-six languages. He lives in Edinburgh with his wife.

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General Fields

  • : 9781408702604
  • : Little, Brown Book Group
  • : Little, Brown
  • : January 2012
  • : 216mm X 135mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2012
  • : October 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 823/.914
  • : 1
  • : Hardback
  • : Alexander McCall Smith
  • : 272