thereby (1) Jamwal and Nisha fall in love while waiting for a traffic light to turn green in Delhi thus begins one of the 15 short stories Jeffrey Archer has gathered. And Thereby Hangs a Tale: Short Stories [Jeffrey Archer] on *FREE * shipping on qualifying offers. Tragic, comic, outrageous―these fifteen tales. And Thereby Hangs a Tale [Jeffrey Archer] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Book by Archer, Jeffrey.

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This question contains spoilers… view spoiler [Hello everyone, Please in Stuck On You short story, how did she retrieve the diamond and it also seemed like another jewelry was lost as well?

And Thereby Hangs a Tale

Its probably the sheer amount of content that we encounter, or the tendency to predict the author’s twist, or the way reality beats fiction these days, but compared to the author’s earlier works, this one didn’t induce the jaw-dropping. I loved the ending of the story especially.

Then hagns, I may probably have had too much Archer over the years. Well, quite a number of them, but only one survives the story. A few are a little too long. I either want them to be longer Apr 17, Vaibhav rated it it was amazing.

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atcher The attention to detail he gives to his characters is something I love. No Room at the Inn I would rate this one as an excellent story.

I even Googled the story up just to understand the ending. In fact, I’m still on Google, trying to find a better explanation of the ending. His short stories are always delightful in that they leave a smile on your face with their twists and turns.


To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. He was a Member of Parliament and deputy chairman of the Conservative Jefffrey, and became a life peer in All in all a yangs, quick read. It is important to note that this is based on a true story. There are probably less than dozen stories, some are better than others.

It was simply uninspired, as if Archer “phoned it in. Blind Date Even though I guessed correctly how the story is going to end; I would still rate this as an excellent story. The comment at the end of the story by The book is a collection of 15 short stories.

The character, Jeremy seems gullible but likeable, whereas Arabella holds a hint of suspicion about her. The other stories are good but sort of forgettable once you read a few Jeffrey Archer short stories. Dec 22, Siaw Hui rated it liked it Shelves: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Aug 22, Joseph McBee rated it it was ok.

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I am so happy I chose this book because I love short stories which have a common theme, in this case: All in all, a decent compilation but certainly not his best work in the genre. The man finds himself having to choose between the woman he loves and his family. As with all compilations of short stories, some are better than others but all are worth reading.

I did enjoy some of the stories while others were either predictable or a bit hum drum. The emotion is too pared back, the motivation superficial and the romance more about the chase and acquisition where it is not just about the sex for my taste.


Fica a nota que estou curiosa por ler um romance deste autor.

But if I must read them The dry wit of some stories kept me interested, while the drawn out and While I always prefer Archer in his full length, this collection of stories tqle quite interesting. My favourite story has to be: I theregy the book feeling catharsis – relief that I do not suffer from the same ailment, and pitying the author, who thirsts endlessly for these shiny baubles that represent a caste he wasn’t born into, and can only hollowly emulate.

Sep 11, Ammey rated it it was amazing. I must admit that I saw the ending and the trick employed as soon as the man starts executing the plan. On the other hand, it was another “huh?! We all have them and they are part of what makes everyone I meet so fascinating to me. Outside politics, he is a novelist, playwright and short story writer. I’m glad I did. The book is a collection of 15 short stories. Loved the way it was delivered.

Most were quite good. Not my personal favorite, even if well executed. I found myself interested more in the background laid out early and how each painting came about. This one will make you smile for sure. Surely there’s another way to make better use of those shoes?

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