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The Resource The house of unexpected sisters [sound recording]/, Alexander McCall Smith

The house of unexpected sisters [sound recording]/, Alexander McCall Smith

Label
The house of unexpected sisters [sound recording]/
Title
The house of unexpected sisters [sound recording]/
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Precious Ramotswe learns valuable lessons about first impressions and forgiveness in this latest installment of the beloved and best-selling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. Mma Ramotswe and Mma Makutsi are approached by their part-time colleague, Mr. Polopetsi, with a troubling story: a woman, accused of being rude to a valued customer, has been wrongly dismissed from her job at an office furniture store. Never one to let an act of injustice go unanswered, Mma Ramotswe begins to investigate, but soon discovers unexpected information that causes her to reluctantly change her views about the case. Other surprises await our intrepid proprietress in the course of her inquiries. Mma Ramotswe is puzzled when she happens to hear of a local nurse named Mingie Ramotswe. She thought she knew everybody by the name of Ramotswe, and that they were all related. Who is this mystery lady? Then, she is alerted by Mma Potokwani that an unpleasant figure from her past has recently been spotted in town. Mma Ramotswe does her best to avoid the man, but it seems that he may have returned to Botswana specifically to seek her out. What could he want from her? With the generosity and good humor that guide all her endeavors, Mma Ramotswe will untangle these questions for herself and for her loved ones, ultimately bringing to light important truths about friendship and family--both the one you're born with and the one you choose"--
Member of
Summary
Precious Ramotswe learns valuable lessons about first impressions and forgiveness in this latest installment of the beloved and best-selling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10619699
Cataloging source
TEFMT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCall Smith, Alexander
Dewey number
823/.914
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR6063.C326
LC item number
H68 2017ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Lisette Lecat
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lecat, Lisette
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The new No. 1 ladies detective agency novel
Series volume
18
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ramotswe, Precious
  • Women private investigators
  • No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization)
  • Botswana
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The house of unexpected sisters [sound recording]/, Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 audio discs (9.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781501960338
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
  • C04774
  • 000574
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • 60ceqg
  • 40ceqg
System control number
(OCoLC)1011100238
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The house of unexpected sisters [sound recording]/, Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 audio discs (9.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781501960338
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
  • C04774
  • 000574
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • 60ceqg
  • 40ceqg
System control number
(OCoLC)1011100238
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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