Following a distinguished career as a Professor of Medical Law, Alexander McCall Smith has turned to writing full-time. He is the author of over sixty books on a wide array of subjects, and his books have been translated into forty-two languages. He lives in Edinburgh with his wife.
Simple, elegantly written and gently insightful - THE GOOD BOOK GUIDEPerfect escapist fiction - THE TIMESThere is a timelessness to the tales, yet they are also of the moment . . . His talent is to see the god in small things - SUNDAY TIMES SCOTLANDThis is delicious, light-hearted stuff and I love it - my only criticism is that these books are just not long enough - THE LADY