Alexander McCall Smith
Alexander McCall Smith, a former Professor of Medical Law at the University of Edinburgh, has written more than 100 books. He is best known for The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, set in Botswana, which has been translated into 46 languages and has sold over 20 million copies worldwide. McCall Smith is also the author of The Sunday Philosophy Club series, and the 44 Scotland Street series, which first appeared as a daily novel in The Scotsman newspaper.