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Mackenzie, Robert Ian

Overview
Works: 58 works in 207 publications in 1 language and 16,887 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Love stories  Detective and mystery stories  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PR6063.C326, 823.914
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Publications about Robert Ian Mackenzie
Publications by Robert Ian Mackenzie
Most widely held works by Robert Ian Mackenzie
44 Scotland Street by Alexander McCall Smith( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,784 libraries worldwide
When Pat rents a room in Edinburgh, she acquires some interesting neighbors--including a pushy Stockbridge mother and her talented, sax-playing, five-year-old son. Her job at an art gallery hardly keeps her busy until she suspects one painting in the collection may be an undiscovered work by a Scottish master
Espresso tales by Alexander McCall Smith( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,705 libraries worldwide
Between glances in the mirror, vain Bruce contemplates a new career as a wine merchant. His troubled flatmate Pat finds herself looking for true love at a nudist picnic. Precocious Bertie, now six years old, prepares for kindergarten despite the horror of being forced to wear pink overalls. Meanwhile, his domineering mother Irene and his psychotherapist Dr. Fairbairn struggle with dark secrets as Bertie plots his rebellion against them
The unbearable lightness of scones by Alexander McCall Smith( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,661 libraries worldwide
Precocious six-year-old Bertie joins the scouts to escape his mother, Matthew learns to handle the challenges of marriage, and Domenica deals with loneliness. Even four-legged Cyril gets in on the action, finding himself a bit of canine romance
Love over Scotland by Alexander McCall Smith( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,578 libraries worldwide
Still enduring psychotherapy, the precocious Bertie gets a chance to escape when he joins a junior orchestra trip to Paris--wher he is accidentally left behind. Never fear for Bertie, though. He quickly finds the silver lining by making friends with students at the Sorbonne. Meanwhile, Domenica Macdonald heads to the Malacca Straits, where she intends to study the economic structure of contemporary pirate culture. And in Edinburgh, Pat entertains a pair of suitors--with mixed results
The world according to Bertie by Alexander McCall Smith( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,443 libraries worldwide
Six-year-old Bertie and artist Angus Lordie join forces to rescue Lordie's beloved dog Cyril from the pound in this fourth charming installment in the bestselling 44 Scotland Street series
The art of detection by Laurie R King( file )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
When Kate Martinelli arrives at the murder scene, she views the shocking evidence; the dead man may have been killed for the century-old manuscript he had recently acquired, purportedly written by Sherlock Holmes
Freddy and Fredericka by Mark Helprin( file )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 986 libraries worldwide
Freddy is the bright but aloof Prince of Wales. Fredericka is his blonde, beautiful and beloved wife. When they stumble into a public relations nightmare with no easy solution, they must make amends by serving an unusual penance. Litterally dropped from a plain into a mysterious place called Hoboken, New Jersey, Freddy and Fredericka are given one task. They must reconquer America!
The undercover economist exposing why the rich are rich, the poor are poor--and why you can never buy a decent used car! by Tim Harford( file )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
Tim Harford reveals the economics behind everything from supermarkets to insurance companies to airlines in this entertaining and informative book. To protect both our wallets and our bank accounts, we must better understand why companies do what they do
Sword and blossom a British officer's enduring love for a Japanese woman by Peter Pagnamenta( Computer File )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 703 libraries worldwide
"This true story is drawn from the more than 800 letters a British officer and his Japanese lover exchanged over four decades. Arthur Hart-Synnot, a third-generation British officer, was sent to Japan in 1904 to learn the language of Britain's newest ally. Masa Suzuki, a beautiful Japanese woman scorned because of an early divorce, worked at the Tokyo Officers' Club. The two fell immediately in love and conceived a son before Arthur was whisked away by the military during WWI. Though Arthur would only see Masa little, he supported his Japanese family and kept alive the hope that he and Masa could live together blissfully."
Dancing at the Rascal Fair by Ivan Doig( file )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
The settlement of Montana in the late nineteenth century is recounted through the quiet but compelling life of Angus McCaskill, a young Scotsman who travels with his friend Rob Barclay to Montana's Two Medicine Country to homestead. Describes the voyage from Scotland and the lean first years, as the two share the work of establishing claims and building up flocks of sheep. Also tells of their separate marriages and the severing of their friendship
Great house a novel by Nicole Krauss( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 500 libraries worldwide
Connected solely by a desk of enormous dimension and many drawers that exerts a power over those who possess it or give it away, three people--a lonely American novelist clinging to the memory of a poet who has mysteriously vanished in Chile, an old man in Israel facing the imminent death of his wife of 51 years, and an esteemed antiques dealer tracking down the things stolen from his father by the Nazis--struggle to create a meaningful permanence in the face of inevitable loss
Halting state by Charles Stross( file )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
The year is 2012, and China, India, and the United States are waging an infowar for economic domination. With innocent gamers mere pawns in the hands of electronic intelligence agencies, programmer Jack Reed is tasked with ferreting out the plot of those who would gladly trade global turmoil for personal gain
Garment of shadows [a novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes] by Laurie R King( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Waking up in Morocco with no memory of her identity, Mary Russell is enmeshed in the political and military uprisings of Europe, while Sherlock Holmes taps the assistance of T. E. Lawrence to restore Mary's memory and prevent a full-scale war that threatens countless lives
Trains and lovers by Alexander McCall Smith( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
The rocking of the train car, the sound of its wheels on the rails, and there's something special about this form of travel that makes for easy conversation. This is just what happens to the four strangers who meet on a train. As they travel by rail from Edinburgh to London, they entertain one another with tales of how trains have changed their lives
English Creek by Ivan Doig( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
This novel revolves around Jick McCaskill, a 14-year-old growing up in 1930s Montana. This incandescent coming-of-age tale dramatizes the climatic events of one summer that inevitably mark Jick's awakening from childhood to adulthood
In secret service by Mitch Silver( Computer File )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Inheriting Ian Fleming's long-lost account of his spy activities during World War II, young American academic Amy Greenberg finds herself targeted by unknown assailants and must race to finish the manuscript in order to reveal the actions of a traitor
Bertie plays the blues by Alexander McCall Smith( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
"New parents Matthew and Elspeth must muddle through the difficulties of raising their triplets Rognvald, Tobermory and Fegus--there's normal sleep deprivation, and then there's trying to tell the children apart from one another. Angus and Domenica are newly engaged, and now they must negotiate the complex merger of two households. Domenica is also forced to deal with the return of an old flame, while Big Lou has begun the search for a new one, boldly exploring the new world of online dating and coming up with an Elvis impersonator on the first try. And in Bertie's family, there's a shift in power as his father Stuart starts to stand up to overbearing mother, Irene--and then there's Bertie, who has been thinking that he might want to start over with a new family and so puts himself up for adoption on eBay"--Publisher
Between the lines a novel by Jodi Picoult( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Told in their separate voices, sixteen-year-old Prince Oliver, who wants to break free of his fairy tale existence, and fifteen-year-old Delilah, a loner obsessed with Prince Oliver and the book in which he exists, work together to seek his freedom
The importance of being seven by Alexander McCall Smith( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
The residents of 44 Scotland Street grapple with problems both trivial and severe, but none so great as when six-year-old Bertie Pollock--who longs to be seven--mislays his mum and learns a valuable lesson about wish fulfillment
Black diamond by Martin Walker( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Chief of Police Bruno Courrèges has his hands full with trouble in the truffle trade in St. Denis' marketplace. And when a friend is murdered, things really start heating up
 
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