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The Resource The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Alexander McCall Smith

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Alexander McCall Smith

Label
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Title
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Title variation
Number One Ladies' Detective Agency
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Precious Ramotswe is drawn into her profession to "help people with the problems in their lives." 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 that of a missing eleven-year-old boy, who may have been snatched by witch doctors
Member of
Summary
Working in Gaborone, Botswana, Precious Ramotswe investigates several local mysteries, including a search for a missing boy and the case of the clinic doctor with different personalities for different days of the week
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
065022
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCall Smith, Alexander
Dewey number
  • 823.914
  • 823.914
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series
Series volume
1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ramotswe, Precious
  • Women private investigators
  • No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization)
  • Missing children
  • Botswana
Target audience
adult
Label
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Edinburgh : Polygon, c1998
  • Originally published in softcover, 1998
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9780349116754
Isbn Type
(paperback : Abacus)
Lccn
2002018694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49403832
  • (OCoLC)ocm61411349
  • (OCoLC)ocm58789525
  • 4226-75060
Label
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Edinburgh : Polygon, c1998
  • Originally published in softcover, 1998
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9780349116754
Isbn Type
(paperback : Abacus)
Lccn
2002018694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49403832
  • (OCoLC)ocm61411349
  • (OCoLC)ocm58789525
  • 4226-75060

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