Little, Brown Book Group
FORMAT: Hardback
ISBN: 9781408712825
RRP: £18.99
PAGES: 224
PUBLICATION DATE: September 3, 2020


How to Raise an Elephant

By (author) Alexander McCall Smith

THE NEXT BOOK IN THE BELOVED THE NO. 1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE AGENCY SERIESCatch up on the latest from Mma Ramotswe, Mma Makutsi and other favourites in this new instalment of Alexander McCall Smith’s The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series.Unusual requests are commonplace at the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, but so are very ordinary ones, such as a plea for money: when a distant cousin calls on Mma Ramotswe to ask for help with another relative’s hip operation, tricky questions arise in regard to family responsibility. Mma Makutsi and Mr J. L. B Matekoni are far from convinced of the merits of the request, but it is hard for Mma Ramotswe, with a heart her size, to turn people away. Meanwhile, Charlie has become involved in a mysterious transaction that involves an attractive but rather large animal. If it takes a village to raise a child, what does it take to raise a baby elephant?

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