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Pianos and flowers : brief encounters of the romantic kind —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

"A delightful compendium of short stories inspired by images in the renowned photographic archive of The Sunday Times. A picture can paint a thousand words, but what about a vintage photograph? In 2015 Alexander McCall S...

How to raise an elephant —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

"The next book in the perennially adored No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series sees Precious Ramotswe calling upon all her maternal instincts when she's faced with a two-ton case. They say it takes a village to raise a c...

The talented Mr. Varg —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

"In the second installment in the best-selling Detective Varg Novels, Ulf and his team investigate a notorious lothario--a wolf of a man whose bad reputation may, much to his chagrin, be all bark and no bite. The Departm...

To the land of long lost friends —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

"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 R...

A promise of ankles —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

"For the residents of 44 Scotland street, life in Edinburgh's intriguing New Town is a thing to be relished. After all, there are new faces to excite Domenica's anthropological imagination, precious moments with his trip...

The geometry of holding hands —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

"One of the author's most beloved characters is back--and once again she will have to call upon her powers of deduction and her unflappable moral code to unravel a new philosophical mystery. In Edinburgh, rumors and goss...

Your inner hedgehog —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

In the fifth entertaining and hilarious 'Professor Dr. Dr. Moritz-Maria Von Igelfeld' novel, our hopelessly out-of-touch hero is forced to confront uppity librarians, the rector of the university, and a possible hostile ...

The Sunday philosophy club —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-

When Scottish-American philosopher Isabel Dalhousie, a single woman of independent means who edits the esteemed Review of Applied Ethics and presides over the titular club, witnesses fund manager Mark Fraser fall from a ...

To the land of long lost friends —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-
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2019
Availability: 3 of 9

Mma Ramotswe happily reconnects with an old friend when his teaching job brings him back to Gaborone. In the course of their conversations, though, Mma Ramotswe learns that Hope, one of their mutual acquaintances, has fa...

Pianos and flowers brief encounters of the romantic kind —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.
Large Print
2021
Availability: 3 of 9

"A delightful compendium of short stories inspired by images in the renowned photographic archive of The Sunday Times. A picture can paint a thousand words, but what about a vintage photograph? In 2015 Alexander McCall S...

The talented Mr. Varg —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-
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2020
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The Department of Sensitive Crimes, renowned for taking on the most obscure and irrelevant cases is always prepared to dive into an investigation, no matter how complex. So when the girlfriend of an infamous author who i...

The peppermint tea chronicles —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

"Summer has come to Scotland Street. The long days have prompted its denizens to engage in flights of fancy. Some, like the Duke of Johannesburg's plan to create a microlite seaplane, are literal flights, and some, like ...

The full cupboard of life —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-

Mma Ramotswe is engaged to Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni but the date has not been set. In the meantime there is the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency to tend to. Mma Ramotswe is hired to determine whether the several suitors of a we...

The quiet side of passion —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

"As the mother of two small children, Isabel finds herself at the nursery school gate enlarging her circle of friends to include other parents. There she meets Patricia, a musician living in Edinburgh, the mother of a sm...

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