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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Season 1 / The Weinstein Company ; Home Box Office ; BBC ; Mirage Enterprises ; Cinechicks ; Film Afrika Worldwide ; series producer, Tim Bricknell.

Scott, Jill, 1972- (Added Author). Rose, Anika Noni, 1972- (Added Author). McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series. (Added Author). Jill Scott, Anika Noni Rose. (Cast).

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) TV NO. 1 DISC 1 (Text) 30032001603015 DVD TV Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) TV NO. 1 DISC 2 (Text) 30032001602942 DVD TV Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) TV NO. 1 DISC 3 (Text) 30032001602959 DVD TV Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1419883380
  • ISBN: 9781419883385
  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (480 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York, NY] : Home Box Office ; [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the novels by Alexander McCall Smith.
Contains the pilot and all 6 episodes from the first season.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Pilot ; The big bonanza -- disc 2. Poison ; The boy with an African heart ; Problems in moral philosophy -- disc 3. Beauty and integrity ; A real Botswana diamond.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jill Scott, Anika Noni Rose.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast on BBC1 in 2009.
Summary, etc.:
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 man who has turned up at her door is not her father, to another lady who has a boyfriend who may or may not be faithful to her.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (letterbox); Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Language Note:
English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Genre: Television programs.

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