And thereby hangs a tale / Jeffrey Archer.Material type: TextPublisher: London : Macmillan, 2010Description: 273 p. ; 25 cmISBN: 9780230531451 (hbk.); 0230531458 (hbk.)Subject(s): Short stories | Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
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Stuck on you -- The Queen's birthday telegram -- High heels -- Blind date -- Where there's a will -- Double-cross -- I wil survive -- A good eye -- Members only -- The undiplomatic diplomat -- The luck of the Irish -- Politically correct -- Better the devil you know -- No room at the inn -- Castle-off.
Millions of readers around the world have relished Jeffrey Archer's short stories. Taking inspiration from his favorite short story writers - F. Scott Fitzgerald, Maupassant, H. H. Munro, W. Somerset Maugham and O. Henry - Jeffrey Archer has written five bestselling collections over the years and Macmillan are proud to announce the publication of a sixth volume of stories in May 2010. Jeffrey has a natural aptitude for short stories which are stylish, witty and entertaining. His mastery of characterization and suspense, combined with a gift for the unexpected, jaw-dropping plot twist, show him at the height of his powers and demonstrate why he is one of Britain's best-selling authors. All of Jeffrey's collections of short stories have been top ten bestsellers and he is undoubtedly the bestselling English-language short story writer of our times.