Alexander McCall Smith

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The Full Cupboard of Life (No. 1 Ladi...

Alexander McCall Smith

Worrying about her upcoming marriage to J. L. B. Matekoni, Precious Ramotswe is confronted by the challenges of running her No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, a terrifying request from the matron of the Orphan Farm, and a case involving ...

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Published: Jan 2005

The Kalahari Typing School for Men (N...

Alexander McCall Smith

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective AgencyFor All Confidential Matters and InquiriesSatisfaction Guaranteed for all PartiesUnder Personal ManagementThe phenomenal success of The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency continues with the bestselling Kal...

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Published: Mar 2004

44 Scotland Street

Alexander McCall Smith

Bestselling author Alexander McCall Smith brings all the warmth of his extraordinary No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency books and the Sunday Philosophy Club series to this witty novel chronicling the lives of the residents of 44 Sco...

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Published: Jun 2005

The Sunday Philosophy Club (Isabel Da...

Alexander McCall Smith

The author of the bestselling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency mysteries shifts venue from Gaborone, Botswana, to Edinburgh, Scotland in this first volume of a new series. Isabel Dalhousie, a wealthy academic spinster who edits an ethic...

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Published: Jun 2005

At the Villa of Reduced Circumstances...

Alexander McCall Smith

Readers who fell in love with Precious Ramotswe, proprietor of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, now have new cause for celebration in the protagonist of these three light-footed comic novels by Alexander McCall Smith. Welcome...

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Published: Dec 2004

The Double Comfort Safari Club: The N...

Alexander McCall Smith

Readers will agree that this touching and dramatic new installment in Alexander McCall Smith's beloved and best-selling series is the finest yet. In this story, Precious Ramotswe deals with issues of mistaken identity and great fortun...

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Published: Mar 2011

The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party: ...

Alexander McCall Smith

The latest installment in the beloved, best-selling series is once again a beautiful blend of wit and wisdom, and a profoundly touching tale of the human heart. At a remote cattle post south of Gaborone two cows have been killed, and...

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Published: Mar 2012

The Lost Art of Gratitude (Isabel Dal...

Alexander McCall Smith

The sensational sixth installment in the best-selling chronicles of the irrepressibly curious Isabel Dalhousie. Isabel's son, Charlie, is now of an age—eighteen months—to have a social life, and so off they go to a birthday party,...

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Published: Sep 2010

Tea Time for the Traditionally Built

Alexander McCall Smith

The latest installment of this universally beloved and best-selling series finds Precious Ramotswe in personal need of her own formidable detection talents . . . . Mma Ramotswe's ever-ready tiny white van has recently developed a rath...

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Published: Mar 2010

The Miracle at Speedy Motors

Alexander McCall Smith

In the latest installment of this infinitely enjoyable and best-selling series, Precious Ramotswe is doing what she does best--helping people with their problems and enjoying the simple pleasures of life.Mma Ramotswe is busy investiga...

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Published: Mar 2009

Love Over Scotland

Alexander McCall Smith

The third installment in Alexander McCall Smith’s beloved 44 Scotland Street series is sure to delight his many fans. This just in from Edinburgh: the complicated lives of the denizens of 44 Scotland Street are becoming no simp...

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Published: Nov 2007

The Limpopo Academy of Private Detect...

Alexander McCall Smith

THE NO. 1 LADIES' DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 13Fans 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...

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Published: Mar 2013

Friends, Lovers, Chocolate (Isabel Da...

Alexander McCall Smith

The bestselling creator of the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency once again eschews Botswana in favor of Scotland for this second entry in the Sunday Philosophy Club series, marking the return of Isabel Dalhousie, an independently ...

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Published: Aug 2006

The Unbearable Lightness of Scones

Alexander McCall Smith

To the casual observer, the great enlightened city of Edinburgh, home of no-nonsense philosophers and cream teas, might appear immune to the rollercoaster of strong emotions. But at 44 Scotland Street, as Matthew and Elspeth embark on...

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Published: Jan 2010

The Charming Quirks of Others: An Isa...

Alexander McCall Smith

In this latest and most felicitous addition to the Isabel Dalhousie series, our  inquisitive heroine comes to see that there are very few of us who are not flawed . . . herself included. Isabel has been asked for her help in a rathe...

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Published: Sep 2011

Precious and Grace: No. 1 Ladies' Det...

Alexander McCall Smith

In this latest installment of the beloved and best-selling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series, Precious Ramotswe and Grace Makutsi help a young woman on a quest to find someone from her past.Changes are afoot at the No. 1 Ladies' D...

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Published: May 2017

Corduroy Mansions

Alexander McCall Smith

A delightful new setting—London—a wonderful new cast of characters and one incredibly clever dog. Corduroy Mansions is the affectionate nickname given to a genteel, crumbling mansion block in London's vibrant Pimlico neighborhood...

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Published: May 2011

The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon: No...

Alexander McCall Smith

Modern ideas get tangledup with traditional ones in the latest intriguing installment in the beloved, best-selling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series.  Precious Ramotswe has taken on two puzzling cases. First she is approached by ...

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Published: Jun 2014

Portuguese Irregular Verbs

Alexander McCall Smith

A deliciously entertaining new series by the bestselling author of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency The many fans of Precious Ramotswe will find further cause for celebration in the protagonist of Alexander McCall Smith’...

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Published: Dec 2004

A Conspiracy of Friends: A Corduroy M...

Alexander McCall Smith

CORDUROY MANSIONS - Book 3In the Corduroy Mansions series of novels, set in London's hip Pimlico neighborhood, we meet a cast of charming eccentrics, including perhaps the world's most clever terrier, who make their home in a handsome...

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Published: Apr 2013

Comforts of a Muddy Saturday

Alexander McCall Smith

The fabulous fifth installment in the bestselling adventures of Isabel Dalhousie.When Isabel is asked to help a doctor who has been "disgraced" by allegations of scientific fraud, our ever curious moral philosopher finds her...

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Published: Jul 2009

The World According to Bertie

Alexander McCall Smith

The latest completely charming installment in the bestselling 44 Scotland Street series.There is never a quiet moment on 44 Scotland Street. In The World According to Bertie, Pat deals with the reappearance of Bruce, which has her hea...

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Published: Nov 2008

The Careful Use of Compliments

Alexander McCall Smith

Isabel Dalhousie is back, in the latest installment of this enchanting, already beloeved, best-selling series.In addition to being the nosiest and most sypathetic philosopher you are likely to meet, Isabel is now a mother. Charlies, ...

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Published: Aug 2008

The House of Unexpected Sisters: No. ...

Alexander McCall Smith

Fans around the world adore the bestselling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series and its proprietor, Precious Ramotswe, Botswana’s premier lady detective. In this charming series, Mma  Ramotswe—with help from her loyal associa...

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Published: May 2018

The Novel Habits of Happiness (Isabel...

Alexander McCall Smith

Isabel Dalhousie, the insatiably curious Edinburgh sleuth and philosopher, takes on a case unlike any she's had before: a six-year-old boy has been experiencing vivid recollections of a past life. His visions include a perfect descrip...

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Published: Aug 2016

The Uncommon Appeal of Clouds: An Isa...

Alexander McCall Smith

ISABEL DALHOUSIE - Book 9Nothing captures the charm of Edinburgh like the bestselling Isabel Dalhousie series of novels featuring the insatiably curious philosopher and woman detective.  Whether investigating a case or a problem of p...

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Published: Jul 2013

La's Orchestra Saves the World

Alexander McCall Smith

A heart-warming stand alone novel about the life-affirming powers of music and company during a time of war, from the best-selling and beloved author of The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency. When Lavender, La to her friends, moves to th...

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Published: Dec 2010

The Handsome Man's De Luxe Café (No....

Alexander McCall Smith

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency often helps people find things they have lost. But they have never had to help a client find herself—until now, in this latest installment of Alexander McCall Smith's best-selling and beloved serie...

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Published: Jun 2015

The Revolving Door of Life

Alexander McCall Smith

Once more, we catch up with the delightful goings-on in the fictitious 44 Scotland Street from Alexander McCall Smith. With customary charm and deftness, Alexander McCall Smith gives us another instalment in this popular series, now r...

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Published: Feb 2016

The Importance of Being Seven: A 44 S...

Alexander McCall Smith

Despite inhabiting a great city renowned for its impeccable restraint, the extended family of 44 Scotland Street is trembling on the brink of reckless self-indulgence. Matthew and Elspeth receive startling - and expensive - news on a ...

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Published: Aug 2012
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