* The second in THE SUNDAY PHILOSOPHY CLUB series, starring amateur sleuth Isabel Dalhousie.
McCall Smith is a Emeritus Professor of Medical Law as well as an author who has written over 50 books on a wide range of subjects: from Forensic Aspects of Sleep to The Criminal Law of Botswana, The Perfect Hamburger (children's fiction) to The 2 1/2 Pillars of Wisdom.
Like [Barbara] Pym, McCall Smith believes that the small stuff in
life matters * Scotsman *
Brimming with discreet charm * Mail on Sunday *