Book Reviews of A Twist in the Tale

A Twist in the Tale
A Twist in the Tale
Author: Jeffrey Archer
ISBN-13: 9780671671495
ISBN-10: 0671671499
Publication Date: 12/1/1989
Rating:
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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3.9 stars, based on 15 ratings
Publisher: Pocket
Book Type: Paperback
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Most of these stories can be read in 30 minutes, while the first story might take one hour. The book is very appropriately named, because the very end of each story has a bizarrre "twist" that you don't expect. The twist happens literally in the last sentence or two of each story, and the reader is completely surprised.
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Jeffrey Archer is a master story teller. From the very first tale to the last, he will keep you wondering "Whodunnit?"
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Some excellent short stories...and most of them really did have a twist I wasn't expecting. Even though they were short stories I thought they were very well developed.
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Excellent book of short stories .. with lots of *Twists in the Tales*
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A collection of 12 short stories, each with a twist - many you will see coming, but still appreciate. Well written, very British, quite enjoyable.
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A book containing 12 short stories. Each is good in its own right, but I would rather have had one longer story. Archer tell a good tale!!
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WHEN NOTHING IS AS IT SEEMS
No one can weave a web of suspense, deliver a jolt of surprise , or teach a lesson in living like bestselling author Jeffrey Archer. From Africa to the Middle East, and from London to Beijing, Archer takes us to placed we've never seen and introduces us to people we'll never forget.
Meet the philandering husband who thinks he's committed the perfect murder, the self-assured chess champion who plays a beautiful woman for stakes far higher than cash; and the finance minister who needs to crack the secrets of a Swiss bank. Jeffrey Archer's collection of twelve spellbinding stories will sweep you on a journey of tharted ambition, undying passion, and unswerving honor that you'll never forget.
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Fantastic book. I've read this and recommended it to several people. Don't miss this one. Easy read, since it is a collection of short stores.
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entertaining, with a variety of short stories
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A super set of short stories. I love this writer. The letter makes me cry EVERY time- amazing writing!
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Collection of short stories with "twist" endings, most of which the reader will see coming fairly early on.