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The Resource The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection, Alexander McCall Smith

The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection, Alexander McCall Smith

Label
The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection
Title
The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Private investigator Precious Ramotswe is called in to tackle a mysterious disciplinary problem at her adopted daughter's school, and her assistant, Grace Makutsi, is having trouble adjusting to married life, but the agency receives a surprise when Clovis Andersen, author of The Principles of Private Investigation--the No. 1 Ladies' prized manual--arrives on a case of his own
Member of
Summary
The formidable talents of Precious Ramotswe are put to the test in the face of a mysterious disciplinary problem at her adopted daughter's school, assistant Grace Makutsi's early marital adjustments and the appearance of the No. 1 Ladies' hero detective
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10059435
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Booklist starred, March 2012
  • Pub Weekly, March 2012
  • Booklist starred
  • Pub Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCall Smith, Alexander
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PR6063.C326
LC item number
L56 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Series volume
0013
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character)
  • Women private investigators
  • No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization)
  • Americans
  • Botswana
  • Ramotswe, Precious (Fictional character)
  • Women private investigators
  • No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization)
  • Americans
  • Botswana
  • Mystery fiction
  • FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • FICTION / Humorous
Target audience
adult
Label
The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection, Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21413695
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
257 p.
Isbn
9780307378408
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011050788
System control number
  • (rplri)97262
  • (IMchF)fol13766186
Label
The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection, Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Control code
21413695
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
257 p.
Isbn
9780307378408
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011050788
System control number
  • (rplri)97262
  • (IMchF)fol13766186

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