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The enigma of garlic  Cover Image Book Book

The enigma of garlic / Alexander McCall Smith ; illustrations by Iain McIntosh.

McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- (author.). McIntosh, Iain, (illustrator.).


It's the most anticipated event of the decade--Big Lou and Fat Bob's wedding--and everyone is invited. But the relative peace and tranquillity of 44 Scotland Street is about to be disrupted. Domineering Irene is set to return for a two-month stay. Bruce Anderson's metamorphosis and newfound outlook on life is put to the test as he prepares to leave his creature comforts for the monastic simplicity of Pluscarden Abbey.

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  • ISBN: 9781039008151 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 247 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Vintage Canada edition.
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Vintage Canada, 2023.
Subject: Apartment houses > Scotland > Edinburgh > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Neighbors > Fiction.
New Town (Edinburgh, Scotland) > Fiction.
Genre: Humorous fiction.

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at South Central Regional Library.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Altona Library F McCa v.16 (Text) 35864002877015 Audio Volume hold Available -
Morden Library F McCa v.16 (Text) 35864002877247 Audio Volume hold Checked out 2023-06-23

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