Please join us this Saturday, October 15, in the Bainbridge High School Commons at 2:30 pm, when we will share an afternoon with best-selling author Alexander McCall Smith. The author of the popular and beloved No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series will read from and discuss the latest installment, Precious and Grace.
Precious and Grace is the 17th installment in the series featuring Botswana lady detective, Precious Ramotswe, as she tackles her latest investigation. As her assistants find themselves preoccupied with a pyramid scheme and a dubious romance, Precious is on her own helping a Canadian woman raised partly in Botswana find a long-lost friend. Once again, McCall Smith entertains everyone with a delightful cast and enthralling setting, engaging old fans and new readers alike.
If you'd like to get your hands on a library copy before meeting him on Saturday, you will be out of luck, as the books does not even arrive in bookstores until Tuesday, October 11, and the library copies have 41 holds. You will be in luck on Saturday, as booksellers will be on hand! However, if you would like to delve into the fiction of Alexander McCall Smith, I hope you will find something else that fluffs your covers on the shelves.
Alexander McCall Smith is the author of many diverse and distinct series for readers of all ages and literary palates, not just mysteries. Explore the titles on the carousel below!