I'm anxiously waiting for The Miracle at Speedy Motors, the ninth in The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series of novels by Alexander McCall Smith. These mysteries take place in Botswana. I just found out that last month the BBC debuted a television series based on these books: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_No._1_Ladies
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Now, for something that is scary and sad (in my opinion)...have you heard of Oprah Winfrey's NEW church?