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The miracle at Speedy Motors, Alexander McCall Smith

Label
The miracle at Speedy Motors
Title
The miracle at Speedy Motors
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Precious Ramotswe, the first female private detective in Botswana, juggles problems at home and at work when her husband is taken in by a doctor who promises a miracle cure for his daughter's medical condition, and Precious agrees to help a client who does not know her real name try to find a possibly non-existent family
Member of
Summary
Mma Ramotswe is busy investigating her latest case: a woman who is looking for her family. The problem is, the woman doesn't know her real name of whether any members of her family are now living. Meanwhile, Phuti Radiphuti has bought Mma Makutsi a glorious new bed. Unfortunately, it will inadvertently cause her several sleepless nights. And life is no less complicated at Tlokweng Road Speedy Motors, where Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni - Mma Ramotswe's estimable husband--has fallen under the sway of a doctor who has promised a miracle cure for his daughter's medical condition, which Mma Ramotswe finds hard to believe
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
237951
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Booklist starred
  • Pub Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCall Smith, Alexander
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PR6063.C326
LC item number
M53 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series
Series volume
0009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character)
  • No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization)
  • Women private investigators
  • Botswana
  • Ramotswe, Precious (Fictional character)
  • No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization)
  • Women private investigators
  • Botswana
  • Mystery fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The miracle at Speedy Motors, Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21409277
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9780375424489
Lccn
2008000934
System control number
  • (rplri)29189
  • (IMchF)fol11912437
Label
The miracle at Speedy Motors, Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Control code
21409277
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9780375424489
Lccn
2008000934
System control number
  • (rplri)29189
  • (IMchF)fol11912437

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