Corduroy Mansions (Corduroy Mansions, Bk 1)
Corduroy Mansions - Corduroy Mansions, Bk 1 Author:Alexander Mccall Smith, Iain McIntosh (Illustrations) Set in present-day London, centering on the eccentric occupants of Corduroy Mansions and their offbeat doings. — William French, a wine merchant, hopes to force his son, Eddie, who refuses to take his hints about sharing a flat with other 20-somethings, to leave the nest by getting a dog whose presence in their apartment he expects will drive Edd... more »ie out. William's neighbors include Dee, who works at a vitamin shop and believes a coworker needs to purge his system of excess sodium, and her roommate, Jenny, who works for an odious MP, Oedipus Snark, who treats Jenny like dirt.« less
This book is by the same author that writes #1 Ladies Detective Agency novels. This one is not a mystery, but rather a study of one week in the lives of flatmates in a London building. A quick, easy read. I enjoyed easy pace. I would recommend this book.