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The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency - Alexander McCall Smith
The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781405881982 (1405881984)
Publisher: Pearson Education Limited
Edition language: English
Series: No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (#1)
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Obsession with words
Obsession with words rated it
4.0 The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency
I enjoyed my visit to Africa and reading about Precious Ramotswe and how she came to start her detective agency. I loved reading about her father and was sad to hear about her marriage to a man who wasn't good to her. She drank a lot of "bush tea" so I looked it up and ordered some. I enjoyed trying...
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YA Fanatic rated it
3.0 NO. 1 Ladies Detective Agency Book Review
I've heard people raving about the audio-books and the books in general for this series. But, I couldn't get into it. It does have a great main character but I found myself bored through most of it. Precious Ramostwe has a rough life in the past. To get away from it and to help other she decides ...
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3.0 The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency / Alexander McCall Smith
The No.1 ladies' detective agency consists of one woman, the engaging and sassy Precious Ramotswe, who sets up shop in Gabarone, Botswana. This unlikely herione specialises in missing husbands, wayward daughters, con men and impostors. If you have had a rough week, if your day has been hectic and ...
DanySpike rated it
4.0 The N°1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith (The N°1 Ladies' Detective Agency #01)
I loved this little book! After her dear father dies, Precious Ramotswe suddenly has enough money to do whatever she wants and so she decides to open the best (and only) Ladies' Detective Agency in Botswana. Even though starting a business is not easy, slowly the cases start arriving, requiring ever...
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4.0 The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Movie Tie-in Edition)
I'm a fan of mystery novels, although I often find myself less than happy with the subgenre this corresponds to, the so-called "cozy mystery." Several things though lift this above the usual book on the mystery aisle. The style is simple, even spare, and the structure rather loose, but Smith's detec...
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