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BBC Symphony Orchestra & Alexander McCall Smith

Date: 28 April 2019
Venue: Saffron Hall, Audley End Road, Saffron Walden, CB11 4UH
Time: 3.00pm

Alexander McCall Smith is one of the world’s most prolific and best-loved authors. His highly successful series The No.1 Ladies’ Detective Agency sold over twenty million copies in the English language alone, and his books have become bestsellers throughout the world. For one afternoon only, McCall Smith joins forces with the BBC Symphony Orchestra to bring to […]

Edge of the World Bookshop presents Alexander McCall Smith, Penzance (UK)

Date: 23 May 2019
Venue: St John's Hall, Alverton Street, Penzance
Time: 7.30pm

Join Alexander McCall Smith for an evening of sheer delight as he discusses his new books, The Second Worst Restaurant in France, and The Department of Sensitive Crimes. Plus catch up on all Mma Ramostwe’s gossip in Botswana and find out what’s new with Isabel Dalhousie in Edinburgh. An event not to be missed. Tickets and information here.

The Padstow Bookseller presents Alexander McCall Smith (UK)

Date: 24 May 2019
Venue: Metropole Hotel, Padstow
Time: Time TBC

Join us with Alexander McCall Smith, author of hundreds of bestselling books including those in The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency and The 44 Scotland Street series. Alexander has two upcoming titles: The Second Worst Restaurant in France which follows on from My Italian Bulldozer and is a feast of funny twists and turns. If you’re into crime stories, The Department of Sensitive Crimes is set […]

The Falmouth Bookseller presents Alexander McCall Smith (UK)

Date: 24 May 2019
Venue: St Michael's Hotel, Falmouth
Time: 7.00pm

Join us with Alexander McCall Smith, author of hundreds of bestselling books including those in The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency and The 44 Scotland Street series. Alexander has two upcoming titles: The Second Worst Restaurant in France which follows on from My Italian Bulldozer and is a feast of funny twists and turns. If you’re into crime stories, The Department of Sensitive Crimes is set […]

The Dartmouth Bookseller presents Alexander McCall Smith, Dartmouth (UK)

Date: 25 May 2019
Venue: The Flavel Centre, Dartmouth, Devon
Time: 1.00pm

Join us with Alexander McCall Smith, author of bestselling books such as The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agencyand The House of Unexpected Sisters. Alexander has two upcoming titles: The Second Worst Restaurant in France which follows on from My Italian Bulldozer and is a feast of funny twists and turns. If you’re into crime stories, The Department of Sensitive Crimes is set to […]

An Evening with Alexander McCall Smith, Budleigh Salterton (UK)

Date: 25 May 2019
Venue: St Peter's Church, Budleigh Salterton
Time: 6.00pm

We welcome one of the world’s most prolific and best loved authors to Budleigh Salterton for a very special one-off event. For many years, Alexander McCall Smith was a professor of Medical Law and worked in universities in the UK and abroad before turning his hand to writing fiction. Since then he has written and […]

Brendon Books presents Alexander McCall Smith, Taunton (UK)

Date: 26 May 2019
Venue: St James Church, St James St, Taunton TA1 1JS
Time: 1.00pm

Join Alexander McCall Smith for an afternoon of sheer delight as he discusses his new books, The Second Worst Restaurant in France, and The Department of Sensitive Crimes. Plus catch up on all Mma Ramostwe’s gossip in Botswana and find out what’s new with Isabel Dalhousie in Edinburgh. An event not to be missed. Tickets and information here.