Author(s): Alexander McCall Smith
Blue Shoes and Happiness brings more adventures for Precious Ramotswe and her fine assistant Mma Makutsi, including an encounter with a cobra, a sinister blackmail plot and a rather tight-fitting pair of blue shoes, as well as plenty more bush tea and Botswana skies.
Shortlisted for Theakston's Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2008.
Alexander McCall Smith was born in what is now Zimbabwe and taught law at the University of Botswana. He is now Professor of Medical Law at the University of Edinburgh. He has written more than fifty books, including a number of specialist titles, but is best known for 'The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency' series, which has achieved best-seller status on four continents.