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115 books of Jeffrey Archer

On 9th August 2001, twenty-­two days after Jeffrey Archer was sentenced to four years in prison for perjury, he was transferred from HMP Belmarsh, a double-­A Category high-­security prison in south London, to HMP Wayland, a Category C establishment in Norfolk. He served sixty-­seven days in Wayland and during that time, as this account testifies, encountered not only the daily degradations of a dangerously over-­stretched prison service, but the spirit and courage of his fellow inmates... Praise for Prison Diary 1 - Belmarsh: Hell

'The finest thing that Jeffrey Archer has ever written' - Independent on Sunday

'Compelling reportage . . . Jeffrey Archer raises these diaries to the standards of a prison Pepys by being such an assiduous recorder of fellow inmates' secrets' - Jonathan Aitken, Mail on Sunday

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One million dollars - that's what Harvey Metcalfe, lifelong king of shady deals, has pulled off with empty promises of an oil bonanza and instant riches. Overnight, four men - the heir to an earldom, a Harley Street doctor, a Bond Street art dealer and an Oxford don - find themselves penniless. But this time Harvey has swindled the wrong men. They band together and shadow him from the casinos of Monte Carlo to the high-­stakes windows at Ascot and the hallowed lawns of Oxford.­Their plan is simple: to sting the crook for axactly what they lost. To the penny. 'Marvellously plotted, with just the right amounts of romance, wit and savoir-­faire' PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

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The books in this bite-­sized new series contain no complicated techniques or tricky materials, making them ideal for the busy, the time-­pressured or the merely curious. Coach Yourself to Success is a short, simple and to-­the-­point guide to setting and achieving new goals in any and every part of life. In just 96 pages, the reader will learn how to change any aspect of their life successfully and forever, however little time they may have to spare. TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE SET AND ACHIEVE NEW GOALS GROW IN CONFIDENCE FIND FULFILLMENT REACH YOUR POTENTIAL

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Taken from Jeffrey Archer's third collection of short stories, Twelve Red Herrings, comes this irresistible, witty and ingenious short read. Diana, a busy single mother, looks forward to her regular retreat into the countryside to have dinner with friends. A horrible shock she receives as she is driving along the motorway unsettles her – and when she realizes that a black van is increasingly in her rear-­view mirror, Diana begins to feel seriously scared. Soon terrified for her life, she does whatever it takes to stick to the stark warning given to motorists: never stop on the motorway . . . Praise for Jeffrey Archer 'Probably the greatest storyteller of our age' Mail on Sunday

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He should never have opened the envelope . . . Adam Scott listens to the reading of his father's will, aware that the results can only be pitiful. The Colonel, after all, had nothing to leave - except a letter he had never opened himself, a letter Adam fears can only bring further disgrace to the family name. Against his mother's wishes, Adam opens the letter, and immediately realises his life can never be the same again. The contents leave him with no choice but to follow a course his father would have described as A Matter of Honour. 'Probably the greatest storyteller of our age' MAIL ON SUNDAY

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Cat o'Nine Tales is the fifth collection of irresistible short stories from the master storyteller. Ingeniously plotted, with richly drawn characters and Jeffrey Archer's trademark of deliciously unexpected conclusions, this new collection has the added bonus of thirteen charming illustrations by the internationally acclaimed artist Ronald Searle. Some of these twelve stories were inspired by the two years Jeffrey Archer spent in prison, including the story of a company chairman who tries to poison his wife while on a trip to St. Petersburg---­with unexpected consequences. "The Red King" is a tale about a con man who discovers that an English lord requires one more chess piece to complete a set that would be worth a fortune. In another tale of deception, "The Commissioner,­" a Bombay con artist ends up in the morgue after he uses the police chief as bait in his latest scam. "The Perfect Murder" reveals how a convict manages to remove an old enemy while he's locked up in jail, and . . .

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Books of Jeffrey Archer