Thorndike Press

The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine

  • Alexander McCall Smith
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  • ISBN-10: 1594138958
  • ISBN-13: 9781594138959
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: .92 lbs ( .42 kgs)
  • 354 Pages | Paperback
  • Published/Released June 2016

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Overview

A New York Times Bestselling Author
A No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Business is slow at the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, so Mma Makutsi persuades Mma Ramotswe to take her first-ever holiday. When a new client arrives just as she's about to depart, Mma Ramotswe almost cancels her trip. But Mma Makutsi is adamant that she and Charlie have the situation in hand.

Products Included

Instructor Supplements

The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection  (ISBN-10: 1594136041 | ISBN-13: 9781594136047)

A New York Times Bestselling Author

Precious Ramotswe is back and‚ as usual‚ her plate is full. She’s called in to tackle a mysterious disciplinary problem at her adopted daughter’s school… . Her infinitely trustworthy assistant‚ Grace Makutsi‚ is having trouble adjusting to wedded bliss. … And the estimable Clovis Andersen‚ author of The Principles of Investigation — the No. 1 Ladies’ prized manual — has arrived‚ right there in Botswana‚ on a case of his own!

Price: $16.99

The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party  (ISBN-10: 1594135401 | ISBN-13: 9781594135408)

A New York Times Bestselling Author

As Mma Ramotswe investigates the deaths of cows at a cattle post outside Gaborone‚ she finds herself also pursuing other mysteries closer to home. One of Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni’s apprentices appears to have gotten a girl pregnant‚ and has run away to avoid marrying her. Meanwhile‚ Precious sees her beloved old van — sent to the junkyard long ago — trundling around the city again. Has the van been miraculously revived‚ or is she hallucinating? Further complicating matters are Violet Sephotho’s newly launched campaign for a seat in Botswana’s parliament‚ and Grace Makutsi’s growing fears that she’ll never be able to marry her fiancé Phuti Radiphuti if she can’t find the perfect pair of wedding shoes. As ever‚ Precious will draw on her trademark grace and wisdom as she helps unravel all these tangled threads.

Price: $16.99

The Double Comfort Safari Club  (ISBN-10: 1594134332 | ISBN-13: 9781594134333)

A New York Times Bestseller

The delightful new installment in this bestselling series finds Mma Ramotswe and Mma Makutsi traveling to the north of Botswana‚ to the stunning Okavango Delta‚ to visit a safari lodge where there have been several unexplained and troubling events — including the demise of one of the guests. When they arrive the ladies’ eyes are opened‚ as if for the first time‚ to the natural beauty of their home land. But they are soon drawn into a world filled with a different kind of wildlife.

Price: $16.99

The Miracle at Speedy Motors  (ISBN-10: 1594133182 | ISBN-13: 9781594133183)

Precious Ramotswe is doing what she does best - helping people with their problems and enjoying the simple pleasures of life. Investigating her latest case, Mma Ramotswe has to trek to a game preserve, where she rediscovers the breathtaking beauty of her beloved Botswana. She is there to uncover the truth about an elderly American traveler whose safari proved to be his last journey. What she discovers is a surprise to everyone concerned.

Price: $15.95

Student Supplements

The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection  (ISBN-10: 1594136041 | ISBN-13: 9781594136047)

A New York Times Bestselling Author

Precious Ramotswe is back and‚ as usual‚ her plate is full. She’s called in to tackle a mysterious disciplinary problem at her adopted daughter’s school… . Her infinitely trustworthy assistant‚ Grace Makutsi‚ is having trouble adjusting to wedded bliss. … And the estimable Clovis Andersen‚ author of The Principles of Investigation — the No. 1 Ladies’ prized manual — has arrived‚ right there in Botswana‚ on a case of his own!

Price: $16.99

The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party  (ISBN-10: 1594135401 | ISBN-13: 9781594135408)

A New York Times Bestselling Author

As Mma Ramotswe investigates the deaths of cows at a cattle post outside Gaborone‚ she finds herself also pursuing other mysteries closer to home. One of Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni’s apprentices appears to have gotten a girl pregnant‚ and has run away to avoid marrying her. Meanwhile‚ Precious sees her beloved old van — sent to the junkyard long ago — trundling around the city again. Has the van been miraculously revived‚ or is she hallucinating? Further complicating matters are Violet Sephotho’s newly launched campaign for a seat in Botswana’s parliament‚ and Grace Makutsi’s growing fears that she’ll never be able to marry her fiancé Phuti Radiphuti if she can’t find the perfect pair of wedding shoes. As ever‚ Precious will draw on her trademark grace and wisdom as she helps unravel all these tangled threads.

Price: $16.99

The Double Comfort Safari Club  (ISBN-10: 1594134332 | ISBN-13: 9781594134333)

A New York Times Bestseller

The delightful new installment in this bestselling series finds Mma Ramotswe and Mma Makutsi traveling to the north of Botswana‚ to the stunning Okavango Delta‚ to visit a safari lodge where there have been several unexplained and troubling events — including the demise of one of the guests. When they arrive the ladies’ eyes are opened‚ as if for the first time‚ to the natural beauty of their home land. But they are soon drawn into a world filled with a different kind of wildlife.

Price: $16.99

The Miracle at Speedy Motors  (ISBN-10: 1594133182 | ISBN-13: 9781594133183)

Precious Ramotswe is doing what she does best - helping people with their problems and enjoying the simple pleasures of life. Investigating her latest case, Mma Ramotswe has to trek to a game preserve, where she rediscovers the breathtaking beauty of her beloved Botswana. She is there to uncover the truth about an elderly American traveler whose safari proved to be his last journey. What she discovers is a surprise to everyone concerned.

Price: $15.95