Saturday 3 March, 6pm-7.30pm Al Waha, InterContinental
Alexander McCall Smith is the author of more than 100 books, including the beloved No1 Ladies Detective Agency series.
In this intimate creative writing masterclass, discover the writing process of this prolific author, his influences and the secrets he has learned over the years about captivating a loyal readership. The talk will be followed by a Q&A.
The tutor: Alexander McCall Smith’s books – comprising series and standalone, fiction and non-fiction, and books for adults and children – have sold more than 40 million copies worldwide and have been translated into 46 languages. His awards include a CBE and the Presidential Order of Merit from the President of Botswana for services to literature.