Alexander McCall Smith will kick off the 10th anniversary celebrations for the Walter Scott Prize with an operetta.
Bloody Scotland launches its 2018 programme, Donald Trump visits London Waterloo and Kamila Shamsie is crowned the 2018 Women's Prize champion in this week's pictures... Read more
Scottish writer Alexander McCall Smith is to launch the 2018 Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival programme.
A rhino conservation charity is offering fans of Alexander McCall Smith the chance to name a rhino after Precious Ramotswe, the heroine of the No... Read more
Alexander McCall Smith, author of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series (Abacus), has teamed up with illustrator Iain McIntosh to create a new... Read more
Book sales at this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival were up 5% from the previous year – the highest ever sales in the festival’s 32-year... Read more
Alexander McCall Smith has won this year’s Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Fatty O’Leary’s Dinner Party, published by Birlinn imprint Polygon. This is the first... Read more
A lemony treat from Mma Ramotswe's Cookbook: Nourishment for the Traditionally Built Read more