A Twist in the Tale Author:Jeffrey Archer 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 places we've never seen and introduces us to people we'll never forget.Meet the philandering husband who thinks he's committed the perfe... more »ct 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 thwarted ambition, undying passion, and unswerving honor that you'll never forget.« less
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.
A VERY TWISTING TALE IF THERE EVER WAS ONE...
A man calls unexpectedly on his mistress and sees another man leaving...quarrel ensues..he strikes her...she dies.
He leaves unseen and tips off the police who charge the OTHER MAN...Has he managed the perfect murder or will the tale be yet told?