ौ Purpose of text ↓ 44 Scotland Street (The 44 Scotland Street Series Book 1)  ७ Ebook Author Alexander McCall Smith ঞ ौ Purpose of text ↓ 44 Scotland Street (The 44 Scotland Street Series Book 1) ७ Ebook Author Alexander McCall Smith ঞ Starred Review Like Smith s bestselling Botswana mysteries, this bookcomprising 110 sections, originally serialized in the Scotsman, that drolly chronicle the lives of residents in an Edinburgh boarding houseis episodic, amusing and peopled with characters both endearing and benignly problematic Pat, 21, is on her second gap year her first yearlong break from her studies was such a flop she refuses to discuss it , employed at a minor art gallery and newly settled at the eponymous address, where she admires vain flatmate Bruce and befriends neighbor Domenica A low level mystery develops about a possibly valuable painting that Pat discovers, proceeds to lose and then finds in the unlikely possession of Ian Rankin, whose bestselling mysteries celebrate the dark side of Edinburgh just as Smith s explore the mostly sunny side The possibility of romance, the ongoing ups and downs of the large, well drawn cast of characters, the intricate plot and the way Smith nimbly jumps from situation to situation and POV to POVhe was charged, after all, with keeping his newspaper readers both momentarily satisfied and eager for the next installmentworks beautifully in book form No doubt Smith s fans will clamor for about 44 Scotland Street, and given the author s celebrated productivity, he ll probably give them what they want Agent, Robin Straus June Copyright Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc All rights reserved.Inspired by Armistead Maupins serialized San Francisco based Tales of the City, McCall Smith has successfully incorporated snippets of Bohemian Edinburgh life into 44 Scotland Street He lends the same insights and sensibilities to these colorful vignettes as he does to his bestselling No 1 Ladies Detective Agency series, set in Botswana an understated intelligence, a deep human compassion, and lighthearted romance and mystery Likeable and quirky characters, from a pushy mother and bookish neighbor to real life walk ons, populate the gentle satire For those who dont read The Scotsman, not to worry theres a second volume in the works Copyright 2004 Phillips Nelson Media, Inc. 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