Morality for Beautiful Girls (No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency)

Morality for Beautiful Girls (No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency)

by Alexander Mc Call Smith (Author)

Synopsis

THE NO.1 LADIES' DETECTIVE AGENCY published in 1998, introduced the world to the one and only Precious Ramotswe, the engaging and sassy owner of Botswana's only detective agency. TEARS OF THE GIRAFFE took us further into this world, and now, continuing the adventures of Mma Ramotswe, MORALITY FOR BEAUTIFUL GIRLS, finds her expanding her business to take in the world of car repair and a beauty pageant. Alexander McCall Smith's sense of humour and gentle charm have created a substantial cult following. MORALITY FOR BEAUTIFUL GIRLS will win him yet more fans.

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Format: Paperback
Pages: 256
Edition: Television tie-in edition
Publisher: Abacus
Published: 06 Nov 2003

ISBN 10: 0349117004
ISBN 13: 9780349117003
Book Overview: * In this third volume of highly original 'detective' stories with a unique setting and characters, the irrepressible, Precious Ramotswe faces supreme problems at home and at work.

Media Reviews
'Forget the library - the body is in the mud hut. An African Marple created by a Scottish law lecturer' Stephen McGinty, S. TIMES * 'This is art that conceals art. I haven't read anything with such unalloyed pleasure for a long time' Anthony Daniels, S. TEL. * 'Highly amusing, intelligent and heart-warming' SCOTLAND ON S. * 'McCall Smith is a natural born storyteller, filling his prose with rhythm and repetition...Charming, quirky and timeless' SCOT. ON S.
Author Bio
McCall Smith is is a Professor of Medical Law as well as an author who has written over 50 books on a wide range of subjects, from the forensic aspects of sleep to the criminal law of Botswana, from children's novelsto short stories about eccentric German professors.