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An Evening with Alexander McCall Smith

Thursday Oct 31 2019 7:00 pm, Winnipeg, McNally Robinson Booksellers, Grant Park
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Winnipeg launch of To the Land of Long Lost Friends: The New No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency Novel (Knopf Canada) featuring a conversation hosted by Lara Rae.

In the twentieth book in the widely beloved No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, Precious Ramotswe takes on a case for a childhood acquaintance but her inquiries will require an even more delicate touch than usual. Alexander McCall Smith returns to Winnipeg this Halloween evening to discuss and sign this book which also marks the twentieth anniversary of the series. 

Alexander McCall Smith is the author of the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency novels and a number of other series and stand-alone books. His works have been translated into more than forty languages and have been best sellers throughout the world. He lives in Scotland.

Host Lara Rae is a performer and writer. Her play DragonFly was recently nominated for a Winnipeg Theatre Award and will be published by Scirocco Books in April.

Her current passion is Pantry an organization she founded to deal with food insecurity in her West Broadway neighborhood.