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Morality for Beautiful Girls

Morality for Beautiful Girls

Author(s): Alexander McCall Smith

Location(s): Botswana

Genre(s): Crime, Fiction

Era(s): Modern

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THE NO.1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE AGENCY published in 1998, introduced the world to the one and only Precious Ramotswe, the engaging and sassy owner of Botswana’s only detective agency. TEARS OF THE GIRAFFE took us further into this world, and now, continuing the adventures of Mma Ramotswe, MORALITY FOR BEAUTIFUL GIRLS, finds her expanding her business to take in the world of car repair and a beauty pageant. Alexander McCall Smith’s sense of humour and gentle charm have created a substantial cult following. MORALITY FOR BEAUTIFUL GIRLS will win him yet more fans.

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A story in which the location plays as important a role as the rest of your words.

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