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Monday—The Reading Corner: More of The Same

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The same being the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency books & the HBO series!  


Since my last Reading Corner blog post two weeks ago, I've read 4 more books in the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series and watched the first 4 episodes in the HBO television production (< click for a schedule).  The shows are available On Demand until July 31.

You can also purchase the television episodes on iTunes and watch them on your laptop.  The cost is $2.99 per episode on iTunes or $20.93 for the entire 7-show series.  As with all HBO productions, everything about this series is enjoyable.

Here's where I'm at with the books.  Every one of them gets a 5-star rating!  


The Kalahari Typing School for Men (#4)  


The Full Cupboard of Life (#5)


In the Company of Cheerful Ladies (#6)


Blue Shoes and Happiness (#7)


Seven down, five more to go in the series.  What makes these books so much fun to read?  Great characters, first of all.  But, I'm also starting to absorb some of the c…