Collected together in one volume, this text presents the 36 short stories of Jeffrey Archer.
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The complete short stories of ‘the greatest storyteller of our age’ ('Mail on Sunday') are collected together in one volume for the first time.
Millions of readers around the world have relished Jeffrey Archer’s short stories. His first collection, 'A Quiver Full of Arrows', was acclaimed by 'The Times' as ‘stylish, witty and constantly entertaining…Jeffrey Archer has a natural aptitude for short stories’, while 'Publishers Weekly' wrote ‘Somerset Maugham never penned anything so swift or urbanely witty as this.’
Of his second collection, 'A Twist in the Tale' the 'New York Times ' said: ‘ Jeffrey Archer plays a subtle cat and mouse game with the reader in twelve original stories that end, more often than not, with our collective whiskers twitching in surprise,’ and 'The Times' concluded that it was ‘certain to delight his many fans’.
His third,'Twelve Red Herrings', was described by the 'Daily Express' as ‘outstanding … white knuckle suspense and witty denouements’, and by the 'Daily Mail' as an exemplary collection of short stories’. These thirty six stories show Jeffrey Archer at the peak of his form. His mastery of characterisation and suspense, combined with a gift for the unexpected plot twist, demonstrate why he is Britain’s most successful author, and will provide a feast of entertainment for readers old and new.
“Probably the greatest storyteller of our age”
MAIL ON SUNDAY
“A storyteller in the class of Alexandre Dumas”
“Archer hits the bull’s eye with an exemplary collection of short stories”
Jeffrey Archer is Britain’s top-selling novelist. A former MP and Deputy Chairman of the Conservative Party, he was made a Life Peer in 1992. He lives in London and Cambridge.
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Book Description Harper, 1998. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: This extraordinary volume marks the only comprehensive collection of Jeffrey Archer's short fiction, including all 36 tales taken from Archer's three volumes of stories, published by Harper Collins as 12 Red Herrings, A Twist in the Tale, and A Quiver Full of Arrows. Jeffrey Archer has been hailed as "one of the greatest storytellers of our time, " and the stories in this book demonstrate why, ranging from tales of political power and international intrigue to ones of exotic romance and page-turning suspense. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0060192240
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