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Author Name: Alexander McCall Smith

Alexander McCall Smith is the author of over sixty books on a wide array of subjects. For many years he was Professor of Medical Law at the University of Edinburgh and served on national and international bioethics bodies. Then in 1999 he achieved global recognition for his award-winning No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency series, and thereafter devoted his time to the writing of fiction, including the 44 Scotland Street and the von Igelfeld series. His books have been translated into forty-two languages. He lives in Edinburgh with his wife Elizabeth, a doctor.

     Books By Author :: Alexander McCall Smith

   
Espresso Tales
 -by Alexander McCall Smith

In Espresso Tales, Alexander McCall Smith returns home to Edinburgh and the glorious cast of his own tales of the city, the res... Read More

   
Morality For Beautiful Girls ( No.1 Ladies Detective Agency)
 -by Alexander McCall Smith

In Morality for Beautiful Girls, Precious Ramotswe, founder and owner of the only detective agency for the concerns of... Read More

   
The Cupboard Full of Life ( No.1 Ladies Detective Agency )
 -by Alexander McCall Smith

Mma Ramotswe is still engaged to Mr J.L.B. Matekoni. She wonders when a day for the wedding will be named, but she is anxious t... Read More

   
The Kalahari Typing School for Men (No.1 Ladies Detective Agency)
 -by Alexander McCall Smith
'The Kalaharl Typing School for Men' is the fourth novel in the widely acclaimed No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency ... Read More

   
The No1 Ladies' Detective Agency
 -by Alexander McCall Smith

Wayward daughters. Missing Husbands. Philandering partners. Curious conmen. If you've got a problem, and no one else can help y... Read More

   
44 Scotland Street
 -by Alexander McCall Smith

When Pat - on her second gap year and a source of some worry to her parents is accepted as a new tenant at number 44, she isn't... Read More

   
Tears of the Giraffe( No.1 Ladies Detective Agency )
 -by Alexander McCall Smith

Following on from the brilliant The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Tears of the Giraffe charts the further adventures of Precio... Read More

   
The Careful Use of Compliments
 -by Alexander McCall Smith
Isabel Dalhousie is back, in the latest installment of this enchanting, already beloeved, best-selling series. In addition to bein... Read More

   
The Two and a Half Pillars of Wisdom
 -by Alexander McCall Smith

Alexander McCall Smith, best-selling author of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, has turned his hand to humour. The del... Read More

   
The Sunday Philosophy Club
 -by Alexander McCall Smith

Introducing Isabel Dalhousie the heroine of the latest bestselling series from the author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency... Read More



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