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									Jeffrey ArcherJeffrey Archer
A political aspirant turned author, Jeffrey Archer seems to delight in conspiracy and simple twists of fate in his fiction, even as these forces have shaped a rocky course in his own life. Misfortune led Archer to write the book that began his career, but fate seems to have smiled on his bestselling books.

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Fact File

Name:
Jeffrey Archer
Current Home:
London and the Old Vicarage, Grantchester
Date of Birth:
April 15, 1940
Education:
Attended Brasenose College, Oxford, 1963-66. Received a diploma in sports education from Oxford Institute





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Selected Works

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								Cat O' Nine Tales, Author: 
								Jeffrey Archer.

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Cat O' Nine Tales
by Jeffrey Archer
Bestselling author Archer put his time in prison to fine literary use, as evidenced by the 12 stellar entries in his fifth story collection, nine of which are based on tales he heard from fellow inmates while incarcerated. Three others he composed after his release.
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								Honor Among Thieves, Author: 
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*  Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less (1976)
*  Kane and Abel (1980)
*  The Prodigal Daughter (1982)
*  A Matter of Honor (1986)
*  Honor Among Thieves (1993)
*  To Cut a Long Story Short (2000)
*  Sons of Fortune (2003)
*  False Impression (2006)
*  Cat O' Nine Tales (2007)

*  See the Jeffrey Archer chronology


Taking a Cue from O. Henry

Serendipitous Writing

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								To Cut a Long Story Short, Author: 
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To Cut a Long Story Short
by Jeffrey Archer
Some of the tales in this aptly titled story collection are only two or three pages long, with twist endings a la one of Archer's favorite short story authors, O. Henry. They offer quick, witty bites of a talented tale plotter.

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								Kane and Abel, Author: 
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Kane and Abel
by Jeffrey Archer
This popular novel explores two lives lived in perfect opposition: A high-born Bostonian and a Polish immigrant become adversaries in a dramatic, multi-generational saga that continues in sequels Prodigal Daughter and Shall We Tell the President? (revised to fit the saga).

*The Prodigal Daughter  by Jeffrey Archer
*Shall We Tell the President?  by Jeffrey Archer
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