The World According to Bertie (44 Scotland Street, Bk 4)
The World According to Bertie - 44 Scotland Street, Bk 4 Author:Alexander McCall Smith Irrepressible Bertie Pollock, a precocious six-year-old whose mummy, Irene, forces him to play a saxophone, converse in Italian, do yoga and see Dr. Hugo Fairbairn, a psychotherapist who looks a lot like Bertie's baby brother, Ulysses. As Bertie struggles to accommodate his nutty mummy and new brother, another crisis explodes for artist Angu... more »s Lordie, whose beloved dog, Cyril, has been thrown in the pound for biting someone.
Cyril is innocent, and Angus, with Bertie's assistance, sets out to rescue Cyril before he's put down.« less
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Reading how people sort out their lives, a window into their thoughts, as they muse over their events is definitely an interesting read. Enjoyed how Bertie came to the rescue of Cyril, being as observant as he is, and how he is learning to cope with his Mother and establish a more active relationship with his Father. All the characters are a delight to read about.