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Author McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-

Title A conspiracy of friends / Alexander McCall Smith.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Pantheon, [2012], c2011.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F McCall    ---  Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 261 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Corduroy Mansions series ; bk. 3.
McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- Corduroy Mansions series ; bk. 3.
Note Originally published: Great Britain : Polygon, 2011.
Summary "It's back to Corduroy Mansions--the slightly dilapidated but well-lived-in mansion block in London's hip Pimlico neighborhood--for the third installment in Alexander McCall Smith's newest popular series. There's never a dull moment for the residents of Corduroy Mansions: Berthea Snark is still at work on her scathing biography of the only loathsome Liberal Democrat member of Parliament--her own son, Oedipus; literary agents Rupert Porter and Barbara Ragg are still battling each other for first crack at the manuscript of Autobiography of a Yeti; fine-arts graduate Caroline Jarvis is busy blurring the line between friendship and romance; and William French is still worrying that his son, Eddie, may never leave home, even though Eddie's got a new wealthy girlfriend. But uppermost on everyone's mind is Freddie de la Hay--William's faithful terrier (and without a doubt the only dog clever enough to have been recruited by MI6)--who has disappeared while on a mystery tour around the Suffolk countryside"--
Source NBK 8/12 PPL
Subject Terriers -- Fiction.
City and town life -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Neighborhoods -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Pimlico (London, England) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Humorous fiction. 427
ISBN 9780307907233
0307907236

 
    
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