The woman who walked in sunshine: The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Series, Book 16

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In this latest installment of the beloved and best-selling series, Mma Ramotswe must contend with her greatest challenge yet--a vacation! Business is slow at the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, so slow in fact that for the first time in her estimable career Precious Ramotswe has reluctantly agreed to take a holiday. The promise of a week of uninterrupted peace is short-lived, however, when she meets a young boy named Samuel, a troublemaker who is himself in some trouble. Once she learns more about Samuel's sad story, Mma Ramotswe feels compelled to step in and help him find his way out of a bad situation. Despite this unexpected diversion, Mma Ramotswe still finds herself concerned about how the agency is faring in her absence. Her worries grow when she hears that Mma Makutsi is handling a new and rather complicated case. A well-respected Botswanan politician is up for a major public honor, and his reputation is now being called into question by his rivals. The man's daughter has contacted the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency to investigate these troubling claims, but, as in so many cases, all is not as it seems. In the end, the investigation will affect everyone at the agency and will also serve as a reminder that ordinary human failings should be treated with a large helping of charity and compassion.
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030791156
9781410483058
9781490603018
9781594138959
9780307911575
149060300
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display_description Business is slow at the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, so slow in fact that for the first time in her estimable career Precious Ramotswe has reluctantly agreed to take a holiday. The promise of a week of uninterrupted peace is short-lived, however, when she meets a young boy named Samuel, a troublemaker who is himself in some trouble. Once she learns more about Samuel's sad story, Mma Ramotswe feels compelled to step in and help him find his way out of a bad situation. Despite this unexpected diversion, Mma Ramotswe still finds herself concerned about how the agency is faring in her absence. Her worries grow when she hears that Mma Makutsi is handling a new and rather complicated case. A well-respected Botswanan politician is up for a major public honor, and his reputation is now being called into question by his rivals. The man's daughter has contacted the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency to investigate these troubling claims, but, as in so many cases, all is not as it seems. In the end, the investigation will affect everyone at the agency and will also serve as a reminder that ordinary human failings should be treated with a large helping of charity and compassion.--Dust jacket.
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series No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
series_with_volume No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency|16
subject_facet Audiobooks, Botswana -- Fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Detective and mystery stories, English, Downloadable audio books, FICTION / Humorous, Fiction, Large type books, Mystery fiction, No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization) -- Fiction, Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Ramotswe, Precious -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Women private investigators -- Botswana -- Fiction
title_display The woman who walked in sunshine
title_full The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Series, Book 16, The woman who walked in sunshine / Alexander McCall Smith, The woman who walked in sunshine [electronic resource] / Alexander McCall Smith, The woman who walked in sunshine [sound recording] / Alexander McCall Smith, The woman who walked in sunshine [text (large print)] / Alexander McCall Smith
title_short The woman who walked in sunshine
title_sub The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Series, Book 16
topic_facet Audiobooks, Detective and mystery stories, English, FICTION / Humorous, Fiction, Humor (Fiction), Large type books, Mystery, No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization), Ramotswe, Precious, Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character), Women private investigators