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Available copies

  • 7 of 23 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

Current holds

8 current holds with 23 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library McCa (Text) 33294002097962 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780735281165
  • Physical Description: print
    regular print
    242 pages ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2020.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: At a nearby game reserve, an orphaned baby elephant has been delivered. The reserve does its best to look after the elephant, but encounters opposition from neighbours. Charlie, the Agency's assistant detective/mechanic, hears that a group of young men are going to dispose of the elephant. Charlie is also juggling his engagement to Queenie Queenie. They say it takes a village to raise a child, but can Mma Ramotswe and the rest of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency come together to raise a pipsqueak pachyderm and see an engagement through to its rightful outcome?
Subject: Ramotswe, Precious -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization) -- Fiction
Women private investigators -- Botswana -- Fiction
Families -- Fiction
Elephants -- Fiction
Botswana -- Fiction
Genre/Form: Mystery fiction.

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