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Author McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-

Title The mystery of Meerkat Hill : a Precious Ramotswe mystery for young readers / Alexander McCall Smith ; illustrated by Iain McIntosh.

Publication Info. New York : Anchor Books, a division of Random House LLC, 2013.
©2012

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 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    jC MYS MCCALLSMITH,ALE    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    jC MYS MCCALLSMITH,ALE    Staff Reported Missing
 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    jC MYS MCCALLSMITH,ALE    Available
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Children's Fiction    jC MYS MCCALLSMITH,ALE    Available
Description 89 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
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Note "Originally published in Great Britain as Precious and the mystery of Meerkat Hill by Polygon, an imprint of Birlinn Ltd., Edinburgh, in 2012"--Title page verso.
Includes reader's guide.
Summary "Precious wants to be a detective when she grows up. There are two new students at her school, a sister and a brother named Teb and Pontsho. She quickly becomes friends with them and with their pet meerkat, clever Kosi. One day her new friends' cow goes missing. Precious is good at asking questions and looking for clues, so she decides to help her friends find their missing cow. But getting it back home again will require some quick thinking--and some help from a small friend"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction.
Lost articles -- Juvenile fiction.
Ramotswe, Precious (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Lost and found possessions -- Fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.
Botswana -- Juvenile fiction.
Botswana -- Fiction.
Added Author McIntosh, Iain.
Added Title Precious and the mystery of Meerkat Hill
ISBN 9780345806161 Gibraltar library
0345806166 Gibraltar library
9780345804587 hardcover
9780345804464 paperback

 
    
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