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Sunday Philosophy Club, The

by Alexander McCall Smith

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Published by Little, Brown .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesSunday Philosophy Club (Isabel Dalhousie) (1)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7425577M
ISBN 100375423435
ISBN 109780375423437
OCLC/WorldCa232282534

Complete with wonderful Edinburgh atmosphere and characters straight out of a Robert Burns poem, The Sunday Philosophy Club is a delightful treat from one of our most beloved authors. more Introducing Isabel Dalhousie the heroine of the latest best­selling series from the author of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency.   Complete with wonderful Edinburgh atmosphere and characters straight out of a Robert Burns poem, The Sunday Philosophy Club is a delightful treat from one of our most beloved authors. From the Trade Paperback : Alexander Mccall Smith.

  ISABEL DALHOUSIE - Book 1 The Sunday Philosophy Club is a delightful treat from one of our most beloved authors. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY AUG 2, Murder and moral obligation mingle in this whimsical new series from the author of the smash hit The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency. McCall Smith's new heroine is Scottish-American philosopher Isabel /5(). ISABEL DALHOUSIE - Book 1 Nothing captures the charm of Edinburgh like the bestselling Isabel Dalhousie series of novels featuring the insatiably curious philosopher and woman detective. Whether investigating a case or a problem of philosophy, the indefatigable Isabel Dalhousie, one of fiction's mo.

  Fans of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency novels will welcome the appearance of The Sunday Philosophy Club, the first entry in a new mystery series from McCall Smith. The book marks the debut of female sleuth Isabel Dalhousie, a plucky and inquisitive philosopher-turned-detective who gets herself involved in (you guessed it) a murder. The sinister events unfold in Edinburgh, where, at a.   NPR's Sheilah Kast speaks to Smith about his newest novel, The Sunday Philosophy Club: An Isabel Dalhousie Mystery. In the book, Smith introduces readers to a new sleuth who has an uncommon method Author: Alexander Mccall Smith.


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