The Joy and Light Bus Company: No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency (22) (No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency Series)

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Mma Ramotswe is confronted with several dilemmas in this installment of the No.1 Ladies’ Detective Agency. Firstly, her husband, Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni, is off to a business course where he gets the opportunity to invest in a bus company with a former friend from school. But it would require raising capital which would need a bank loan; something Mma Ramotswe is firmly against. While worrying about her husband’s risky adventure, she takes on a client concerned that his elderly father is being manipulated by his nurse to inherit his land. Plus, she has heard from her friend Mma Potokwane about a possible case of domestic slavery, and she simply cannot let it go without further investigation.
Along with her trusted assistant Mma Makutsi and a good cup of bush tea, Mma Ramotswe will investigate the issues as they arrive, hoping that she will bring justice, compassion, calm, and happiness back to her beloved corner of Botswana. As always, McCall Smith has written a lively, heartwarming story full of wit, humor, and wisdom. The Joy and Light Bus Company is an enormously fun and satisfying book to read.


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Author Alexander McCall Smith
Star Count /5
Format Hard
Page Count 240 pages
Publisher Pantheon
Publish Date 16-Nov-2021
ISBN 9780593315736
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Issue February 2022
Category Mystery, Crime & Thriller
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