News & Events

Scotland’s Best Loved Poems, Tobermory (UK)

Date: 27 October 2018
Venue: Aros Hall, Tobermory, Mull
Time: 5.30pm

Alexander McCall Smith discusses his work and his new book, A Gathering: Scotland’s Best Loved Poems.

Dinner & Whisky Tasting, Tobermory (UK)

Date: 27 October 2018
Venue: Western Isles Hotel, Tobermory, Mull
Time: 7.30pm

Dinner with Alexander McCall Smith, followed by a very different whisky tasting by Blair Bowman, author of the bestselling Pocket Guide to Whisky.

Barnes & Noble UES- Alexander McCall Smith, New York NY (USA)

Date: 8 November 2018
Venue: Barnes & Noble, 86th & Lexington Ave, 150 East 86th Street, New York, NY 10028 212-369-2180
Time: 7.00pm

Book reading and signing with Alexander McCall Smith.

An Evening with Alexander McCall Smith, Doylestown PA (USA)

Date: 9 November 2018
Venue: Delaware Valley University, Life Sciences Building
Time: 6.30pm

The Doylestown Bookshop is honored to welcome widely acclaimed and bestselling author Alexander McCall Smith in celebration of his newest release, The Colors of All the Cattle.

Westerville High Tea with Alexander McCall Smith, Westerville OH (USA)

Date: 10 November 2018
Venue: The Lakes Golf & Country Club, 6740 Worthington Road, Westerville, OH 43082
Time: 11.30am

Celebrate 20 years of humanity, kindness, humor and sheer joy with the release of the 19th book in The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, The Colors of All the Cattle, with the author himself, Alexander McCall Smith. 

An Afternoon with Alexander McCall Smith, Akron OH (USA)

Date: 11 November 2018
Venue: Akron-Summit County Public Library, 60 S High St, Akron, OH 44326 330-643-9000
Time: 2.00pm

Akron-Summit County Public Library’s Fall Main Event Speaker Series will feature acclaimed writer Alexander McCall Smith, author of well-known No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency.

An Evening with Alexander McCall Smith & Prairie Lights, Iowa City IA (USA)

Date: 12 November 2018
Venue: First United Methodist Church, 214 E. Jefferson St, Iowa City.
Time: 7.00pm

Please join us for the evening to enjoy the genuine warmth, eloquence, and wit of one of the most charming and prolific writers alive. Beloved author Alexander McCall Smith will visit Iowa City to talk about his new book, take questions from the audience, sign copies of his books, and meet his readers.

The Story Center Speaker Series: Alexander McCall Smith, Kansas City MO (USA)

Date: 13 November 2018
Venue: Woodneath Library Centre, 8900 NE Flintlock Road Kansas City, MO 64157 816.883.4900
Time: 7.00pm

Join the celebrated author behind “The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency” series, Alexander McCall Smith. Hear about the newest addition to the series, The Colors of All the Cattle, and get insight into his writing process.

Talking Volumes: Alexander McCall Smith, Saint Paul MN (USA)

Date: 14 November 2018
Venue: Fitzgerald Theater,10 East Exchange Street, Saint Paul, MN 55101
Time: 7.00pm

Alexander McCall Smith discusses “The Colors of All the Cattle”.

An Evening with Alexander McCall Smith, Kirkland WA (USA)

Date: 15 November 2018
Venue: Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave, Kirkland, WA 98033
Time: 7.30pm

Join the King County Library System and the Kirkland Cultural Arts Commission for an evening with Alexander McCall Smith.

A Festive Evening with Alexander McCall Smith, Edinburgh (UK)

Date: 4 December 2018
Venue: Royal Lyceum Theatre, Grindlay Street Edinburgh, EH3 9AX
Time: 7.30pm

Join Alexander McCall Smith and guests for a festive evening of words, music and laughter. 

A Crichton Conversation with Alexander McCall Smith, Dumfries (UK)

Date: 5 December 2018
Venue: Easterbrook Hall, Bankend Road, Dumfries, DG1 4TA
Time: 7.30pm

We are delighted at the return of Alexander McCall Smith, one of Scotland’s most successful contemporary authors.