The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Series, Book 1Downloadable Audiobook - 2009
This remarkably fresh and charming best-seller took the world by storm upon its publication. It has since earned two Booker Judges' Special Recommendations and was voted one of the "International Books of the Year and the Millennium" by the Times Literary Supplement. Mma "Precious" Ramotswe sets up a detective agency in Botswana on the edge of the Kalahari Desert, making her the only female detective in the country. At first, cases are hard to come by. But eventually, troubled people come to Precious with a variety of concerns. Potentially philandering husbands, seemingly schizophrenic doctors, and a missing boy who may have been killed by witch doctors all compel Precious to roam about in her tiny van, searching for clues. Chosen as a Top Ten Mystery by the Organization of Independent Booksellers, U.S.A., The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency is that rare novel that imparts a sage wisdom while inspiring hearty laughter and lasting smiles.
Publisher: Prince Frederick : Recorded Books, Inc., 2009
Branch Call Number: OVERDRIVE
Characteristics: 1 online resource (7 audio files) : digital audio file
From Library Staff
In this popular series set in Gaborone, Botswana, sleuth Precious Ramotswe investigates several local mysteries. Wisdom and humour shine through in the easy paced novel.