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Chance developments : unexpected love stories

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
Publisher: Edinburgh : Polygon, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"While gathering material for a photography book about Edinburgh, Alexander McCall Smith found himself inspired to create stories about the people captured in a number of particularly striking photos. A smiling girl leading a younger girl astride a pony, and a boy in a kilt on a tricycle beside them, gives rise to a story of a lifelong romance between the two riders. A dapper, roguish-looking man perching on a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander McCall Smith
ISBN: 9781846973291 1846973295
OCLC Number: 930069317
Description: 236 pages : illustrtions ; 18 cm
Contents: Sister Flora's first day of freedom --
Angels in Italy --
Dear ventriloquist --
The woman with the beautiful car --
He wanted to believe in tenderness.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Alexander McCall Smith.

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Alexander McCall Smith, one of the world's best-loved writers, has reimagined the stories behind anonymous photographs in this charming, humorous, unexpected and poignant collection.  Read more...

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'The photos are eloquent and moving, the stories delve deeply into possibilities, love and friendship, joy and melancholy... as I read, I found myself drawn back to the photo, to look again and Read more...

 
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