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In the Company of Cheerful Ladies (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Bk 6)
In the Company of Cheerful Ladies - No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Bk 6
Author: Alexander McCall Smith
The charming and ever-resourceful Precious Ramotswe finds herself overly beset by problems. She is already busier than usual at the detective agency when added to her concerns are a strange intruder in her house on Zebra Drive and the baffling appearance of a pumpkin. — And then there is Mma Makutsi, who decides to treat herself to dance lessons,...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780375422713
ISBN-10: 0375422714
Publication Date: 4/19/2005
Pages: 240
Rating:
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
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4.2 stars, based on 187 ratings
Publisher: Pantheon
Book Type: Hardcover
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reviewed In the Company of Cheerful Ladies (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Bk 6) on + 28 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
I really liked this one. I think it was as good or even better than the first in the series. The story is still, characteristically, warm and engaging, but the story line seems a bit more involved and the real-life problems of the region are also given some notice- lightly, but at least the author does recognize that everything is not peaches and roses.
FamFatale avatar reviewed In the Company of Cheerful Ladies (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Bk 6) on + 369 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
Not a conventional mystery - a wonderfully charactered series unraveling the mysteries of human nature.
reviewed In the Company of Cheerful Ladies (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Bk 6) on + 318 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
I love all of this series and this is another fine entry.
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Helpful Score: 1
This is the best-written of the "No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" series, with the exception of the original. The other books felt like filler, but this one had lots of sub-plots and was very enjoyable to read. If you liked "The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency," be sure to read this sequel!
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abbykt avatar reviewed In the Company of Cheerful Ladies (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Bk 6) on + 113 more book reviews
I every much enjoyed this book and I think it is one of my favorites of the series. I really enjoyed reading about the personal lives of the characters. Smith has such an easy way of writing that I just feel like they are friends. I found this book charming.
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I loved the book as Precious continues on with her delightful story finding out she was never married to Note and being very worried that she still was. Somone hiding under her bed gets squashed when she lies down on it for a rest and someone leaves her a very nice pumpkin.
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This whole series by Alexander Mccall Smith is such a joy to read. You realize fast exactly how many things we have is our lives and how we could be perfectly happy with a lot less. The Characters come to life and you will not want to wait for the next book.


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