ISBN 9780007773596,To Cut A Long Story Short

To Cut A Long Story Short


Harper Collins



Harper Collins

Publication Year 2001

ISBN 9780007773596

ISBN-10 0007773595

Paper Back

Number of Pages 403 Pages
Language (English)

Literature fiction

The book consists of 14 tales on the whole, and these are: The Expert Witness, The Letter, The Endgame, Chalk and Cheese, Crime Pays, A Change Of Heart, Love At First Sight, Too Many Coincidences, Both Sides Against The Middle, Something For Nothing, A Weekend To Remember, Other Blighters' Efforts, The Grass Is Always Greener..., and The Reclining Woman. The book starts off with an excerpt from Sheppey, titled Death Speaks.

Jeffrey Archer's characters are diverse and interesting. Some of the characters include a man who declares his own bankruptcy to test the loyalty of his friends and family members, a couple who meet once every six years, and a diplomat who puts his financial skills to better use.

From clever money-making strategies to conflicts of love, the stories span across multiple genres