Tears of the giraffe

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IL: UG - BL: 6 - AR Pts: 10
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. 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 wife, uncovers an unscrupulous maid, and searches for an American man who disappeared into the plains many years ago. In the midst of resolving uncertainties, pondering her impending marriage to a good, kind man, Mr. J. L. B. Matekoni, and the promotion of her talented secretary (a graduate of the Botswana Secretarial College, with a mark of 97 per cent), she also finds her family suddenly and unexpectedly increased by two.
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Contributors:
Lecat, Lisette. Narrator
ISBN:
9781400031351
9781740930161
9781585473298
9780739378304
9781402547423
9780748662739
9781449885342
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Botswana -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, English, Downloadable audio books, Large type books, No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization) -- Fiction, Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Women private investigators -- Botswana -- Fiction
title_display Tears of the giraffe
title_full Tears of the giraffe / Alexander McCall Smith, Tears of the giraffe [electronic resource] / Alexander McCall Smith, Tears of the giraffe [sound recording] / by Alexander McCall Smith, Tears of the giraffe [text (large print)] / Alexander McCall Smith
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