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Friends, lovers, chocolate: an Isabel Dalhousie mystery

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ISABEL DALHOUSIE - Book 2

Nothing captures the charm of Edinburgh like the bestselling Isabel Dalhousie series of novels featuring the insatiably curious philosopher and woman detective.  Whether investigating a case or a problem of philosophy, the indefatigable Isabel Dalhousie, one of fiction’s most richly developed amateur detectives, is always ready to pursue the answers to all of life’s questions, large and small.

In this delightful second installment in Alexander McCall Smith’s bestselling detective series, the irrepressibly curious Isabel Dalhousie gets caught up in a highly unusual affair of the heart.

When Isabel is asked to cover for vacationing Cat at her delicatessen, Isabel meets a man with a most interesting problem. He recently had a heart transplant and is suddenly haunted by memories of events that never happened to him.The situation piques her insatiable curiosity: Could the memories be connected with the donor’s demise? Naturally, Isabel’s friend Jamie thinks it is none of Isabel’s business. Meanwhile, Grace, Isabel’s housekeeper, has become infatuated with a man at her spiritualist meeting, and Cat brings home an Italian lothario. That makes for some particularly tricky problems–both practical and philosophical–for Isabel to unravel in this enormously engaging and highly unusual mystery.

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ISABEL DALHOUSIE - Book 2

Nothing captures the charm of Edinburgh like the bestselling Isabel Dalhousie series of novels featuring the insatiably curious philosopher and woman detective.  Whether investigating a case or a problem of philosophy, the indefatigable Isabel Dalhousie, one of fiction’s most richly developed amateur detectives, is always ready to pursue the answers to all of life’s questions, large and small.

In this delightful second installment in Alexander McCall Smith’s bestselling detective series, the irrepressibly curious Isabel Dalhousie gets caught up in a highly unusual affair of the heart.

When Isabel is asked to cover for vacationing Cat at her delicatessen, Isabel meets a man with a most interesting problem. He recently had a heart transplant and is suddenly haunted by memories of events that never happened to him.The situation piques her insatiable curiosity: Could the memories be connected with the donor’s demise? Naturally, Isabel’s friend Jamie thinks it is none of Isabel’s business. Meanwhile, Grace, Isabel’s housekeeper, has become infatuated with a man at her spiritualist meeting, and Cat brings home an Italian lothario. That makes for some particularly tricky problems–both practical and philosophical–for Isabel to unravel in this enormously engaging and highly unusual mystery.

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Dalhousie, Isabel (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Delicatessens -- Fiction
Edinburgh (Scotland) -- Fiction
Heart -- Transplantation -- Patients -- Fiction
Housekeepers -- Fiction
Italians -- Scotland -- Fiction
Large type books
Mystery fiction
Nieces -- Fiction
Women editors -- Fiction
title_displayFriends, lovers, chocolate
title_fullFriends, Lovers, Chocolate
Friends, lovers, chocolate / Alexander McCall Smith
Friends, lovers, chocolate : an Isabel Dalhousie mystery [electronic resource] / Alexander McCall Smith
Friends, lovers, chocolate [sound recording] / by Alexander McCall Smith
Friends, lovers, chocolate [text (large print)] / Alexander McCall Smith
title_shortFriends, lovers, chocolate
title_suban Isabel Dalhousie mystery
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Fiction
Heart
Housekeepers
Italians
Literature
Mystery
Nieces
Patients
Transplantation
Women editors