Mystery Of Meerkat Hill (Precious Ramotswe Mysteries For Young Readers)
Mystery of Meerkat Hill (Precious Ramotswe Mysteries for Young Readers)
Precious wants to be a detective when she grows up. She is always practicing at being a detective by asking questions and finding out about other people’s lives. There are two new students in her class, a girl called Teb and a boy called Pontsho. She learns that they are brother and sister, and—even more exciting—that Pontsho has a clever pet meerkat named Kosi.
One day, Teb and Pontsho’s family’s cow disappears. Precious helps them look for clues to find the cow. But getting the cow back home will require some quick thinking and help from an unexpected source.
From School Library Journal
Gr 2–5—Eight-year-old Precious Ramostswe lives in a village in Botswana and wants to be a detective when she grows up. There are two new students at her school, a brother and sister, Teb and Pontsho, who have a comical pet meerkat named Kosi. The three kids and Kosi quickly become friends as they begin an adventure to find Teb and Pontsho's family's missing cow. Precious is a caring soul who learns that her new friends are poor and that the missing cow has...