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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

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This first novel in Alexander McCall Smith₂s widely acclaimed The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series tells the story of the delightfully cunning and enormously engaging Precious Ramotswe, who is drawn to her profession to ₃help people with problems in their lives.₄ Immediately upon setting up shop in a small storefront in Gaborone, she is hired to track down a missing husband, uncover a con man, and follow a wayward daughter. But the case that tugs at her heart, and lands her in danger, is a missing eleven-year-old boy, who may have been snatched by witchdoctors.
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seriesNo. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
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Botswana -- Fiction
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Mystery fiction
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization) -- Fiction
Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Women private investigators -- Botswana -- Fiction
title_displayThe No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
title_fullThe No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency / Alexander McCall Smith
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency [sound recording] / Alexander McCall Smith
The no. 1 ladies' detective agency [text (large print)] / Alexander McCall Smith
title_shortThe No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
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Humor (Fiction)
Literature
Mystery
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization)
Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character)
Women private investigators