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Alexander McCall Smith at the Oxford Literary Festival - 26.03.17
26 March 2017
At this year's Oxford Literary Festival, McCall Smith talks to writer and journalist Paul Blezard about his path from a professor of medical law to becoming a household literary name with no signs of slowing down. During the talk McCall Smith will discuss the inspiration and process...
Alexander McCall Smith at the Orkney Library - 05.04.17
05 April 2017
Come along to the Orkney Library and hear Alexander McCall Smith  discuss the inspiration behind his latest work including the charming  My Italian Bulldozer  and  Chance Developments,  as well as the perennially popular  44 Scotland Street  series and...
James Hunter at Colonsay Book Festival - 30.04.17
30 April 2017
They would be better dead, they said, than Set Adrift Upon the World. Such were the Sutherland Clearances, the deliberate depopulation of much of a Scottish county during the early part of the 19th century. In his book James Hunter follows the people from the straths of Sutherland to the...
Alexander McCall Smith at the Colonsay Book Festival - 30.04.17
30 April 2017
This one-man publishing phenomenon helped to launch the first-ever Colonsay Book Festival in 2012, and he now makes a welcome return to talk about Mma Ramotswe, Bertie, philosophy, dinner parties, tractors and who knows what else?  Time: 4.30pm Date: 30th April 2017...