The Girl Who Would Be Thursday

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Random House Large Print, Feb 11, 2014 - 435 pages
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The ending is completely unbelievable. - Goodreads
No plot and very little character development. - Goodreads
AMS's ending was particularly good with this story! - Goodreads
A frustrating read with an anticlimactic ending. - Goodreads

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I've read almost everything AMS has written, so was worried when I looked at the other ratings & reviews. While the characters were not as complex and likable as those in his other books, the story ... Read full review

Review: The Forever Girl

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The Forever Girl would Make a very good mother's present. I have never read The no 1 Ladies Detective Agency series by Alexander McCall Smith. This is my very first novel by Alexander that have I read ... Read full review

About the author (2014)

Alexander McCall Smith was born on August 24, 1948 in Zimbabwe. He was a professor of medical law at the University of Edinburgh, but he left in 2005 to focus on his writing. He has written over 60 books, including specialist academic titles including Forensic Aspects of Sleep and The Criminal Law of Botswana, short story collections including Portuguese Irregular Verbs, and children's books including The Perfect Hamburger. He is best known for the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series and the Sunday Philosophy Club series. He is also the author of the Isabel Dalhousie and The 44 Scotland Street Series. He has received numerous awards, including The Crime Writers' Association Dagger in the Library Award and the 2004 United Kingdom's Author of the Year Award. His book, The Full Cupboard of Life, received the Saga Award for Wit in the United Kingdom. In 2007, he received a CBE for his services in literature.

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