Depeschen mit dem Leitwort Alexander McCall Smith

»We live in an impermanent world. This story is the opposite of that. If one’s lucky enough to find in this life somebody who makes sense of the world for you, who is the perfect fit emotionally, spiritually, psychologically, that is something we respond to quite warmly.«

Alexander McCall Smith

No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency author Alexander McCall Smith talks about his characters and his spin on a Jane Austen classic. The interview by Carole Burns you will find at The Washington Post.

»«I don’t have to think,» he says of his writing. «I go into sort of a trance.» «

Alexander McCall Smith

3,000 words a day: Sarah Hampson in conversation with writer Alexander McCall Smith (The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series). Her portrait at The Globe and Mail.

  • The Late Scholar by Jill Paton Walsh & Dorothy L. Sayers
  • Then We Take Berlin by John Lawton
  • The Double by George Pelecanos
  • The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon by Alexander McCall Smith

The best detective thrillers of the season: Andrew Taylor about new books by Jill Paton Walsh & Dorothy L. Sayers, John Lawton, George Pelecanos and Alexander McCall Smith. His reviews at The Spectator.