No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency SeriesThe No. The first book in the series carries the same title as the series. It was first published in by Polygon Books. There are fourteen books in total that comprise this mystery series. The books are very popular and have been printed all over the world. They deal with a variety of issues, from women being self sufficient to the struggles facing parts of Africa today as well as many traditional problems, such as personal relationships as well as human emotions and motivations such as jealousy, greed, anger, and revenge. The last book to be published in the series is the Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon, published in
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No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency Series
Featuring Precious Ramotswe — Botswana's leading, and only, female private detective. Book 1. The No. Precious Ramotswe has only just set up shop as Bo… More. Want to Read.
The No. The series is named for the first novel, published in Nineteen novels have been published in the series between and Mma Precious Ramotswe is the main character in this series. The country of Botswana is in a sense a character as well, as it figures prominently in the stories. Mma Ramotswe starts up her detective agency when she is 34 years old, using the inheritance from her father to move to the capital city, Gaborone , to buy a house for herself and an office for her new business. She feels a detective needs to know about people more than anything to solve problems for them.