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The Resource To the land of long lost friends, Alexander McCall Smith

To the land of long lost friends, Alexander McCall Smith

Label
To the land of long lost friends
Title
To the land of long lost friends
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the latest book in the widely beloved No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series, Precious Ramotswe takes on a case for a childhood acquaintance but her inquiries will require an even more delicate touch than usual. Mma Ramotswe reconnects with an old friend who has been having problems with her daughter. Though Precious feels compelled to lend a hand, she discovers that getting involved in family affairs is always a delicate proposion. Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni finds himself embroiled in familial drama as well, when one of his clients asks for help evicting an unwanted houseguest who turns out to be the man's own brother. Elsewhere, Charlie and Fanwell are also involved in tricky matters of the heart, as Queenie-Queenie, Charlie's girlfriend, seems to have transferred her affections to Fanwell. It's up to Mma Makutsi to set things right, but she may be be too distracted by her nemesis Violet Sephotho, who has somehow been appointed to the board of a charity. What is Violet up to now? As all of these mysteries are unraveled, Mma Ramotswe and the entire No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency will be reminded of the value of tried-and-true wisdom--never judge a book by its cover"--
Member of
Has edition
Summary
Mma Ramotswe’s efforts to help an old friend’s daughter are complicated by family drama, Charlie’s girlfriend’s apparent preference for Fanwell and the schemes of nemesis Violet Sephotho
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10815684
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCall Smith, Alexander
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6063.C326
LC item number
T6 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Series volume
0020
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ramotswe, Precious
  • Women private investigators
  • No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization)
  • Botswana
Target audience
adult
Label
To the land of long lost friends, Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781524747824
Lccn
2019023510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
To the land of long lost friends, Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781524747824
Lccn
2019023510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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