"I was enchanted by the character of Precious Ramotswe, the sly humour of Alexander McCall Smith's writing and his deft evocation of a culture." ( Anthony Minghella)
"McCall Smith...appears set to become the latest Scottish international bestseller, rivalling the success of fellow Edinburgh authors J. K. Rowling, Ian Rankin and Irvine Welsh." ( Sunday Herald)
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By Alathia on 19-03-16
Enjoy the sunshine!
When I listen to Ladies Detective Agency books what I'm looking for is to bask in the hot African sun while casually watching my old friends Mma Ramotswe and Mme Makutsi solve life's little problems. This book completely lived up to my hopes.
I felt that this book particularly excels in 'people problems'. How to deal with unreasonable requests, how to broach difficult subjects, how to judge someone's true character. This is one of the things that the series does so well, present relatable issues and deal with them one by one with Smith's wonderful easy charm.
If you want a book as reassuring as a nice cup of tea and your favourite blanket, this is the one.