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Review: 44 Scotland Street

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Roz Shea

44 SCOTLAND STREET first appeared in serialization ala Charles Dickens in 110 daily installments in The Scotsman newspaper. Not a book in the ordinary sense of the word, it also is not a mystery, which is what we have become accustomed to expect from Alexander McCall Smith, creator of Mma Ramotswe in THE NO. 1 LADIES' DETECTIVE AGENCY series. There is a wee puzzler involving a painting in the art ... Read full review

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User Review  - jsamaha - LibraryThing

This is the first book that I've read by this author so I don't know if all of his books have a similar writing style. It was a little different but I liked it. This was more like a book of entwined ... Read full review

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User Review  - nnschiller - LibraryThing

My overdrive checkout lasted seven days, I was just under half-way through the book when it expired. I'm not certain I'll try to get it back. Two stars is harsh, maybe I'll give it another shot. commence 2nd shot. Read full review

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User Review  - PaDutchTravel - LibraryThing

This book did not do much for me. I had to force myself through it. Overall I found it rather boring. I did however enjoy a few of the characters and there was a few funny moments. When it was given ... Read full review

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User Review  - AAM_mommy - LibraryThing

cute, easy to read, a good balance of nonsensical entertainment and words/phrases/references that I had to look up to negate my feelings of not be intelligent enough. ;-) Read full review

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I listened to this as a book on tape in the car while driving to Rochester. It was ideal for this as it is a serious of short stories

Review: 44 Scotland Street (44 Scotland Street #1)

User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

I am so glad I decided to revisit 44 Scotland Street! A delightful slice of life in Edinburgh a city that I have had the pleasure of visiting. These enchanting tales of the residence of this address ... Read full review

Review: 44 Scotland Street (44 Scotland Street #1)

User Review  - Trelawn - Goodreads

This was a fun, easy read. Originally serialised, the chapters are short and rotate between the different characters who inhabit 44 Scotland Street. There are lots of quirky stories here; Bruce who ... Read full review

Review: 44 Scotland Street (44 Scotland Street #1)

User Review  - Anne Hawn Smith - Goodreads

I have read this book before but enjoyed again the rich characters in it. Each of the people exists in a rooming house passing each other in the hall and yet not really knowing about each other's ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lissa28 - LibraryThing

Slow going.....I like the #1 Detective series better. Read full review

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All reviews - 86