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44 Scotland Street
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Published:
[S.l.]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2005.
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352 pages
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44 SCOTLAND STREET - Book 1 The residents and neighbors of 44 Scotland Street and the city of Edinburgh come to vivid life in these gently satirical, wonderfully perceptive serial novels, featuring six-year-old Bertie, a remarkably precocious boy—just ask his mother.   Welcome to 44 Scotland Street, home to some of Edinburgh's most colorful characters. There's Pat, a twenty-year-old who has recently moved into a flat with Bruce, an athletic young man with a keen awareness of his own appearance. Their neighbor, Domenica, is an eccentric and insightful widow. In the flat below are Irene and her appealing son Bertie, who is the victim of his mother’s desire for him to learn the saxophone and italian–all at the tender age of five. Love triangles, a lost painting, intriguing new friends, and an encounter with a famous Scottish crime writer are just a few of the ingredients that add to this delightful and witty portrait of Edinburgh society, which was first published as a serial in The Scotsman newspaper. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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ISBN:
9780307276797

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44 SCOTLAND STREET - Book 1 The residents and neighbors of 44 Scotland Street and the city of Edinburgh come to vivid life in these gently satirical, wonderfully perceptive serial novels, featuring six-year-old Bertie, a remarkably precocious boy—just ask his mother.   Welcome to 44 Scotland Street, home to some of Edinburgh's most colorful characters. There's Pat, a twenty-year-old who has recently moved into a flat with Bruce, an athletic young man with a keen awareness of his own appearance. Their neighbor, Domenica, is an eccentric and insightful widow. In the flat below are Irene and her appealing son Bertie, who is the victim of his mother’s desire for him to learn the saxophone and italian–all at the tender age of five. Love triangles, a lost painting, intriguing new friends, and an encounter with a famous Scottish crime writer are just a few of the ingredients that add to this delightful and witty portrait of Edinburgh society, which was first published as a serial in The Scotsman newspaper. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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APA Citation (style guide)

McCall Smith, A. (2005). 44 Scotland Street. [S.l.]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

McCall Smith, Alexander. 2005. 44 Scotland Street. [S.l.]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

McCall Smith, Alexander, 44 Scotland Street. [S.l.]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

McCall Smith, Alexander. 44 Scotland Street. [S.l.]: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2005.

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