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Wheeler, Patti.

Summary: Twin explorers Gannon and Wyatt go to Botswana for an African safari, but a poacher has shot and wounded a lioness, and as they set off to try to save the mother and her cubs, they encounter many of Africa's big animals. Based on real-life brothers, this series is supported by video, photos, and more stories found online at travelswithgannonandwyatt.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group Press 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC WHE

Summary: Follows Mma Ramotste, a recently bereaved woman, as she sets up the only woman-run Private Detective Agency in Botswana and her attempts to get it off the ground. She gets help from Mma Makutsi, her new secretary, and Mr. JLB Matekoni, the owner and super mechanic of the wonderful Speedy Motors. Mma Ramotste takes on cases, meets many new people who need her help - from a woman who thinks the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2009

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV NUM

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series No. 1 Ladies 2009

Wheeler, Patti.

Summary: When twin brothers Gannon and Wyatt arrive in Botswana for an African safari, they get much more adventure than they bargained for. While on this amazing journey, they encounter all of Africa's Big Five - elephants, rhinos, cape buffalos, leopards, and lions - and, as they detail in their journal, discover that the most dangerous predator in the African bush is not the king of beasts, but man...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Claim Stake Productions 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Wheeler 2009

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Before becoming the first female private investigator in Botswana, eight-year-old Precious Ramotswe tracks down a thief who has been stealing her classmates' snacks.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD MCC

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s. When they decided to marry, just as apartheid was being introduced into South Africa, it caused an international uproar. However, their passionate romance triumphed over every obstacle and changed the course of African history.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA UNI

Behnke, Alison.

Summary: Describes the people, geography, and history of Botswana.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 968.83 Behnke 2009

Summary: The incredible story of a baby elephant who was born into a rescue camp in the wilderness of Botswana. When she is suddenly orphaned at one-month-old, it is up to the keepers who look after the herd to keep her alive. This one elephant's tale remains both intimate and epic, a journey of tragedy and triumph, because when her entire species faces extinction, one life means everything.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV NAL

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Mma Ramotswe's attention is focused on a pesky disciplinary problem at her adopted daughter's school--while Grace Makutsi adjusts to wedded bliss and the famed Clovis Andersen arrives in Botswana looking for more than bush tea.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC MCC

Lewin, Ted.

Summary: Recounts an expedition through the Moremi Wildlife Reserve in Botswana, describing the vegetation and wildlife, and culminating in the sighting of an African elephant herd.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.96 LEW

McCall Smith, Alexander

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "Precious Ramotswe learns valuable lessons about first impressions and forgiveness in this latest installment of the beloved and best-selling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. Mma Ramotswe and Mma Makutsi are approached by their part-time colleague, Mr. Polopetsi, with a troubling story: a woman, accused of being rude to a valued customer, has been wrongly dismissed from her job at an...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books, LLC 2017

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2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MCC

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction McCall-Smith 2017

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Staying with Aunty Bee at a safari camp in the Botswana countryside where a film crew is making a movie about a lion, nine-year-old Precious Ramotswe and her resourceful new friend Khumo use their detective skills to find the movie star lion when he goes missing.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "The delightful seventeenth installment of the ever-popular, perennially best-selling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series Precious Ramotswe, Botswana's premier lady detective, is a little short on help. The co-director of the agency, Grace Makutsi, is busy with her own case, her client none other than their erstwhile assistant, Mr. Polopetsi, who has unwittingly involved himself in a pyramid...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2016

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3 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: M MCC

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M MCC

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: While both Precious Ramotswe and Grace Makutsi are puzzled by prophetic dreams, life goes on at the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency. Precious finds herself investigating a case of rural jealousy, while Grace inches closer to her wedding.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction McCall Smith 2011

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Hoping to reclaim a van that was featured in a possible prophetic dream, Precious and Grace find themselves helping an apprentice of Phuti Radiphuti, investigating a cattle poisoning, and considering Grace's possible marriage to Phuti.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction McCall-Smith 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: MYS MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "Precious Ramotswe learns valuable lessons about first impressions and forgiveness in this latest installment of the beloved and best-selling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. Mma Ramotswe and Mma Makutsi are approached by their part-time colleague, Mr. Polopetsi, with a troubling story: a woman, accused of being rude to a valued customer, has been wrongly dismissed from her job at an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2017

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McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Mma Ramotswe's attention is focused on a pesky disciplinary problem at her adopted daughter's school--while Grace Makutsi adjusts to wedded bliss and the famed Clovis Andersen arrives in Botswana looking for more than bush tea.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "Precious Ramotswe is back and, as usual, her plate is full! She's called in to tackle a mysterious disciplinary problem at her adopted daughter's school...Her infinitely trustworthy assistant, Grace Makutsi, is having trouble adjusting to wedded bliss, a problem to test even the formidable talents of Mma Ramotswe...And the estimable Clovis Andersen, author of The Principles of Private...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction McCall-Smith 2012

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Precious Ramotswe and her chief associate co-director, Grace Makutsi, have worked together for many years. Together, they have solved numerous complex cases, seeing eye to eye on most professional matters. When a Canadian woman invokes their help in recovering memories of her early childhood in Botswana, differences of opinion arise between the two firm friends, and diplomacy is called for.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "Business is slow at the No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency, so at Mma Makutsi's suggestion, Mma Ramotswe is persuaded to take her first-ever holiday. But just as she's about to depart, a new client arrives: a young woman whose father was considered a hero in Botswana but whose reputation is now being called into question. Mma Ramotswe almost cancels her trip, but Mma Makutsi is adamant that she and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning 2015

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MCC

Ramsay, Frederick

Summary: One night in Chobe National Park, Ole Anderson, an expert on hyena behavior who's leading a group of trustees from the foundation that funds his research, spots a human skull after witnessing a group of hyenas chasing off a lone lion. Ole brings the grim discovery to park ranger Sanderson, now superintendent of her district, who has been dealing with a "rash of deaths, bodies, and/or their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Poisoned Pen Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAM

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: First a cobra appears in Precious Ramotswe's office; then a nurse from the medical clinic reveals to Mma Ramotswe about faulty blood-pressure readings being recorded there. Later, it looks as though Aunty Emang, the advice columnist in the local newspaper, may not be what she seems.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD M McCal

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Precious Ramotswe, the only female private investigator in Botswana, is hired by a prosperous owner of several hairdressing salons who wants to discover the genuine intentions of her four suitors.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2004

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD M MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Mma Ramotswe has her hands full both at home and in the office. To add to her current challenges, her devoted partner, Grace Makutsi, has decided to branch out on her own and open The Handsome Man's De Luxe Cafe. But even "Miss 97 Per Cent" can't quite meet all the demands of running a business--not to mention those that a lightning strike makes on her building. Eventually, she'll have to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: In the ninth mystery of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series, Precious Ramotswe visits a game preserve to uncover the truth about an elderly American traveler whose safari proves to be his last journey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION McCall-Smith

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS MCC