Emerging Composers and the Really Terrible Orchestra, Edinburgh (UK)

Date: 1 April 2017
Venue: St Stephen's Church, Stockbridge, Edinburgh
Time: 4.00pm

The Really Terrible Orchestra presents The Emerging Composers Competition Concert. Five new composers—five original compositions under the distinguished baton of Sir Richard Neville-Towle. This concert will also feature an interval conversation between Alexander McCall Smith and broadcaster and fellow Edinburgh-based author, James Naughtie. Tickets are now available. Email: theterriblechairman@thereallyterribleorchestra.com Alexander McCall Smith and his wife Elizabeth were the […]

Alexander McCall Smith in the Chicago suburb of Naperville (US)

Date: 15 May 2017
Venue: Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540
Time: 7.00pm

Alexander McCall Smith visits the lovely Anderson’s Bookshop in the Chicago suburb of Naperville to meet old friends and new and talk about ‘My Italian Bulldozer’, his new novel. An hour in this author’s company is an hour of sheer delight – don’t miss it! Tickets now available.    

A Visit with Alexander McCall Smith in Austin, TX (US)

Date Published: 29th January 2017

A visit from Alexander McCall Smith to Austin. He will discuss his new novel, MY ITALIAN BULLDOZER and much more. Tickets now available.  

Alexander McCall Smith Returns to Mobile, Alabama (US)

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Mobile is referred to in more than one Alexander McCall Smith novel and he returns this spring for a visit to his beloved Page & Palette to discuss his new book, ‘My Italian Bulldozer’. Alexander has said of Alabama: “A very pretty part of the world, I thought. And I love Mobile, with its oak […]

A Long Island Literary Evening with Alexander McCall Smith in Huntington, New York (US)

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Alexander McCall Smith will be on Long Island for a visit to Book Revue where he will discuss and read from his new book, My Italian Bulldozer. Tickets now available. Don’t miss out on an evening of good cheer, laughter and conversation.

‘It seemed like his life is just a series of stories’– Alexander McCall Smith visits Houghton

Date Published: 1st November 2016

Alexander McCall Smith visits Houghton College for an hour long Q&A session.