March 11, 2008
Precious Ramotswe, the TV Star
Alexander McCall Smith's novels are headed for the small screen. The No.1 Ladies Detective Agency will star Jill Scott as Precious Ramotswe, the thoughtful sleuth of Mr. Smith's series. Meanwhile, Mr. Smith, a former professor of medical law, is still writing. He has just finished his eighth book in the Ladies Detective Agency series,and has three other series underway: the 44 Scotland Street series, the Sunday Philosophy Club series, and the Von Igelfield Series. Visit his website here.