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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (No.1 Ladies Detective Agency, Bk 1)
The No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency - No.1 Ladies Detective Agency, Bk 1
Author: Alexander McCall Smith
This first novel in Alexander McCall Smith’s 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 help people with problems in their lives. Immediately upon setting up shop in a small storefront in Gaborone, she is ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781400031344
ISBN-10: 1400031346
Publication Date: 9/2002
Pages: 240
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  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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3.8 stars, based on 197 ratings
Publisher: Anchor
Book Type: Paperback
Members Wishing: 2
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reviewed The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (No.1 Ladies Detective Agency, Bk 1) on + 31 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
I only made it to about page 50...BORRING!! I'm so disappointed!
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Helpful Score: 1
I agree with one review that it is hard to get involved in to begin with, but once you do... I really enjoy learning about different cultures, traditions and habits. I think this was a book that my daughter had to read for school, but I decided to read it. I am glad that I made that decision.
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reviewed The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (No.1 Ladies Detective Agency, Bk 1) on + 2 more book reviews
Excellent read! This book gives the reader a sense of the basic important issues of love, fun, life, how to deal with sadness and other important issues we deal with everyday.
reviewed The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (No.1 Ladies Detective Agency, Bk 1) on + 9 more book reviews
A great read - sometimes has a bit too much cadence so that while reading, you feel like it's a form of lulling poetry rather than a prose story.

Solving many different mysteries, Patience lives her life - with some surprises along the way.
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Have gotten hooked on the series.


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