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Laura Bush Book Club with “No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency” Author Alexander McCall Smith
The George W. Bush Presidential Center Auditorium Monday, November 4, 2019 6:30 p.m. CST Auditorium: $85* *(Please log in to receive exclusive member discount at checkout)
Engage at the Bush Center, presented by Highland Capital Management brings authors, thought leaders, and newsmakers to the George W. Bush Presidential Center.
Join Alexander McCall Smith, author of the best-selling The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, for the first Laura Bush Book Club event. Meredith Land of NBC 5 will moderate a discussion on the first book in the series, which tells the story of the delightfully cunning and enormously engaging Precious Ramotswe, Botswana's leading, and only, female private detective. If you haven’t already, start reading The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency now to prepare for this novel evening at the Bush Center. All attendees will receive a special gift from the author.
The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency received two Booker Judges’ Special Recommendations and was voted one of the International Books of the Year and the Millennium by the Times Literary Supplement. The series has sold over 20 million copies in the English language alone. The 20th book in the series, To the Land of Long Lost Friends, will be published in October.