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The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party: The New No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Novel

McCall Smith, Alexander

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ISBN 10: 030737839X / ISBN 13: 9780307378392
Edité par Pantheon Books, U.S.A., 2011
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion Etat Fine Hard Cover
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This is a fine hardcover first american edition in a fine mylar protected DJ, white spine. Flat signed by the author on the title page. With a round white AUTOGRAPHED COPY sticker on the DJ. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de réf. du libraire 070399

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THE NO. 1 LADIES? DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 12

Fans around the world adore the bestselling No. 1 Ladies? Detective Agency series, the basis of the HBO TV show, and its proprietor Precious Ramotswe, Botswana?s premier lady detective.  In this charming series, Mma  Ramotswe navigates her cases and her personal life with wisdom, and good humor?not to mention help from her loyal assistant, Grace Makutsi, and the occasional cup of tea.

At a remote cattle post south of Gaborone two cows have been killed, and Precious Ramotswe, Botswana?s No. 1 Lady Detective, is asked to investigate by a rather frightened and furtive gentleman. It is an intriguing problem with plenty of suspects?including, surprisingly, her own client.
 
To complicate matters, Mma Ramotswe is haunted by a vision of her dear old white van, and Grace Makutsi witnesses it as well. Is it the ghost of her old friend, or has it risen from the junkyard?  In the meantime, one of Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni?s apprentices may have gotten a girl pregnant and, under pressure to marry her, has run away. Naturally, it is up to Precious to help sort things out. Add to the mix Violet Sephotho?s newly launched run for the Botswana Parliament and a pair of perfect wedding shoes?will wedding bells finally ring for Phuti Radiphuti and Grace Makutsi??and we have a charming and delightful tale in the inimitable style of Alexander McCall Smith.

A propos de l'auteur:

Alexander McCall Smith is also the author of the Isabel Dalhousie series, the Portuguese Irregular Verbs series, the 44 Scotland Street series, and the Corduroy Mansions series. He is professor emeritus of medical law at the University of Edinburgh and has served on many national and international organizations concerned with bioethics. He was born in what is now known as Zimbabwe and taught law at the University of Botswana. He lives in Scotland. Visit his website at www.alexandermccallsmith.com.

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Titre : The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party: The New...

Éditeur : Pantheon Books, U.S.A.

Date d'édition : 2011

Reliure : Hard Cover

Etat du livre : Fine

Etat de la jaquette : Fine

Signé : Signed by Author

Edition : First Edition, first Printing

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