The Lost Art Of Gratitude (Isabel Dalhousie Novels)
Alexander McCall Smith
Format: Print Length
Publisher: Abacus (September 3, 2009)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.8 MB
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Isabel Dalhousie, philosopher and amateur solver of other people's problems, meets an old foe, Minty Auchterlonie, at a birthday party attended by their young children. Ambitious Minty, now the head of a small investment bank, is in trouble with her shareholders. Isabel becomes involved, and is drawn into a murky world of financial concealment.
Minty is not the only high-flier in Isabel's life; her niece Cat has just become engaged to a tightrope-walking stuntman. Isabel fears his next job - and the engagement - could end in disaster. Meanwhile, her own boyfriend Jamie has marriage in mind too . . .