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And Thereby Hangs a Tale - Short Stories

Jeffrey Archer

International bestselling author Jeffrey Archer has spent the last five years gathering spellbinding stories from around the globe. These fifteen brand-new tales showcase Archer's talent for capturing an unforgettable moment in time, whether tragic, comic, or outrageous. In India, Jamwal and Nisha fall in love while waiting for a traffic light to turn green on the streets of Delhi. From Germany comes "A Good Eye," the tale of a priceless oil painting that has remained in the same family for over two hundred years, until... To the Channel Islands and "Members Only," where a golf ball falls out of a Christmas cracker, and a young man's life will never be the same... To Italy and "No Room at the Inn," where a young man who is trying to book a room at a hotel ends up in bed with the receptionist, unaware that she... To England, where, in "High Heels," a woman has to explain to her husband why a pair of designer shoes couldn't have gone up in flames... Some of these stories will make you laugh while others will bring you to tears but, once again, every one of them will demand that you keep turning the page until you finally discover what happens to this remarkable cast of characters.

International bestselling author Jeffrey Archer has spent the last five years gathering spellbinding stories from around the globe. These fifteen brand-new tales showcase Archer's talent for capturing an unforgettable moment in time, whether tragic, comic, or outrageous. In India, Jamwal and Nisha fall in love while waiting for a traffic light to turn green on the streets of Delhi. From Germany comes "A Good Eye," the tale of a priceless oil painting that has remained in the same family for over two hundred years, until... To the Channel Islands and "Members Only," where a golf ball falls out of a Christmas cracker, and a young man's life will never be the same... To Italy and "No Room at the Inn," where a young man who is trying to book a room at a hotel ends up in bed with the receptionist, unaware that she... To England, where, in "High Heels," a woman has to explain to her husband why a pair of designer shoes couldn't have gone up in flames... Some of these stories will make you laugh while others will bring you to tears but, once again, every one of them will demand that you keep turning the page until you finally discover what happens to this remarkable cast of characters.
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International bestselling author Jeffrey Archer has spent the last five years gathering spellbinding stories from around the globe. These fifteen brand-new tales showcase Archer's talent for capturing an unforgettable moment in time, whether tragic, comic, or outrageous. In India, Jamwal and Nisha fall in love while waiting for a traffic light to turn green on the streets of Delhi. From Germany comes "A Good Eye," the tale of a priceless oil painting that has remained in the same family for over two hundred years, until... To the Channel Islands and "Members Only," where a golf ball falls out of a Christmas cracker, and a young man's life will never be the same... To Italy and "No Room at the Inn," where a young man who is trying to book a room at a hotel ends up in bed with the receptionist, unaware that she... To England, where, in "High Heels," a woman has to explain to her husband why a pair of designer shoes couldn't have gone up in flames... Some of these stories will make you laugh while others will bring you to tears but, once again, every one of them will demand that you keep turning the page until you finally discover what happens to this remarkable cast of characters.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Gerard Doyle

Length:

7h 9m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:25


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

06:44


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

06:44


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:36


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

04:54


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:57


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:47


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:34


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:53


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:49


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:56


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:08


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

02:23


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:03


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:01


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:40


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

06:26


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:52


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:01


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

03:10


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

06:44


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

07:08


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:28


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:56


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:07


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:35


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:11


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

05:30


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:44


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

06:49


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

04:33


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:40


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

06:38


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

06:36


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

06:36


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

06:30


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:01


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

02:53


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

07:03


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

06:42


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

06:44


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:44


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:41


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:47


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

06:51


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

06:56


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

06:53


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

07:04


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

07:04


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

06:37


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

06:35


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

05:30


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

07:11


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

06:53


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

06:58


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

07:09


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

05:31


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

03:16


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

06:38


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

05:42


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

05:42


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

06:53


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

06:30


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

06:31


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

06:46


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

06:47


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

06:46


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

06:34


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

06:36


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

04:47


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

05:57


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

00:30