Trains and lovers
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Published
New York : Pantheon Books, 2012.
Format
Book
Edition
First United States edition.
Physical Desc
239 pages ; 19 cm.
Status
2 copies, 1 person is on the wait list.
Main Library - Adult  1 available
Fiction McCall Smith, A
Oliver La Farge - Adult  1 available
Fiction McCall Smith, A

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English
ISBN
9780307908544, 0307908542

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In the words of Alexander McCall Smith: 'You feel the rocking of the train, you hear the sound of its wheels on the rails; you are in the world rather than suspended somewhere above it. And sometimes there are conversations to be had, which is what the overarching story in this collection is all about. It is a simple device: people brought together entertain one another with tales of what happened to them on trains. It takes place on a journey I frequently make myself and know well, the journey between Edinburgh and London. It is best read on a train, preferably that one.'
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As they travel by rail from Edinburgh to London, four strangers entertain one another with tales of how trains have changed their lives.

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APA Citation (style guide)

McCall Smith, A. (2012). Trains and lovers (First United States edition.). Pantheon Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-. 2012. Trains and Lovers. New York: Pantheon Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-. Trains and Lovers New York: Pantheon Books, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

McCall Smith, Alexander. Trains and Lovers First United States edition., Pantheon Books, 2012.

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