And Thereby Hangs a Tale

3,65 valoración promedio
( 5.228 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780312539542: And Thereby Hangs a Tale

Book by Archer Jeffrey

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Contraportada:

Tragic, comic, outrageous--these fifteen tales from international bestselling author Jeffrey Archer showcase his remarkable talent for capturing an unforgettable moment in time...

In India, in "Caste-Off," a man and woman fall in love while waiting for a traffic light to turn green on the streets of Delhi...

From Germany comes "A Good Eye," about 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 hotel room 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...


"There isn't a better storyteller alive."

--Larry King


"A storyteller in the class of Alexandre Dumas."

--Washington Post


"Archer is a master entertainer."

--Time

Críticas:

Praise for the Short Stories of Jeffrey Archer
“Jeffrey Archer plays a subtle cat-and-mouse game with the reader in twelve original short stories that end, more often than not, with our collective whiskers twitching in surprise.”
---"The New York Times
"
“Outstanding... white-knuckle suspense and witty denouements. Enjoyable, suspense-filled rival to Roald Dahl.”
---"Daily Express" (London)
“Stylish, witty, and constantly entertaining . . . Jeffrey Archer has a natural aptitude for short stories.”
---"The Times" (London)
“Archer hits the bull’s-eye with an exemplary collection of short stories.”
---"Daily Mail" (London)
“The economy and precision of Archer’s prose never fails to delight. The criminal doesn’t always get away with his crime and justice doesn’t always prevail, but the reader wins with each and every story.”
---"Publishers Weekly"

PRAISE FOR JEFFREY ARCHER

"One of the top ten storytellers in the world." --"Los Angeles Times"

"There isn't a better story-teller alive." --Larry King""

"Archer plots with skill, and keeps you turning the pages." --"The Boston Globe"

"Cunning plots, silken style.... Archer plays a cat-and-mouse game with the reader." --"The New York Times"

"Archer is a master entertainer." --"Time"

"A storyteller in the class of Alexandre Dumas...unsurpassed skill." --"Washington Post"

and his novels

SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?

"Outrageous and top-notch terror." --"Vogue"

""

"The only difference between this book and "The Day of the Jackal" is that Archer is a better writer."--"Chicago Tribune"

"Authentic, literate, and scary."--"Cosmopolitan"

"The countdown is the thing; the pace, the pursuit, the what-next, the how-is-it-going-to-come-out..."--"Boston Globe"

"Holds the reader in a vicelike grip."--"Penthouse"

""

""

A PRISONER OF BIRTH

"A compelling read." --"Newsday "

"Dynamite...plot twists and a slam-bang finale."--"The Washington Post"

"Archer plots with skill, and keeps you turning the pages." --"The Boston Globe"

"Thoroughly enjoyable."--"Publishers Weekly"

"Compulsively readable.""--Library Journal"

"Gripping."--"The Vancouver Sun "

"Anexercise in wish fulfillment. The good may suffer, but the bad will get theirs in the end. The fun is watching it unfold."--"St. Petersburg Times" (Florida)

""

CAT O'NINE TALES

""

"Archer plots with skill, and keeps you turning the pages." --"The Boston Globe"

""

"The economy and precision of Archer's prose never fails to delight. The criminal doesn't always get away with his crime and justice doesn't always prevail, but the reader wins with each and every story."--"Publishers Weekly "(starred review)

""

""

FALSE IMPRESSION

"A worthy successor to "The Da Vinci Code.""--Liz Smith, "New York Post"

"Archer is back in top form with [this] latest thriller." --"Library Journal" (starred review)

"Thoroughly imagined...entertaining...thrilling." --"Denver Post"

"Murder and a high-stakes art-world theft are cleverly blended [in this] exciting...global thrill-ride." --"Vancouver Sun"

PRAISE FOR JEFFREY ARCHER

and his novels

SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?

A PRISONER OF BIRTH

CAT O'NINE TALES

FALSE IMPRESSION

One of the top ten storytellers in the world. "Los Angeles Times on JEFFREY ARCHER"

There isn't a better story-teller alive. "Larry King on JEFFREY ARCHER"

Archer plots with skill, and keeps you turning the pages. "The Boston Globe on JEFFREY ARCHER"

Cunning plots, silken style . Archer plays a cat-and-mouse game with the reader. "The New York Times on JEFFREY ARCHER"

Archer is a master entertainer. "Time on JEFFREY ARCHER"

A storyteller in the class of Alexandre Dumas unsurpassed skill. "Washington Post on JEFFREY ARCHER"

Outrageous and top-notch terror. "Vogue on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?"

The only difference between this book and "The Day of the Jackal" is that Archer is a better writer. "Chicago Tribune on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?"

Authentic, literate, and scary. "Cosmopolitan on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?"

The countdown is the thing; the pace, the pursuit, the what-next, the how-is-it-going-to-come-out "Boston Globe on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?"

Holds the reader in a vicelike grip. "Penthouse on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?"

A compelling read. "Newsday on A PRISONER OF BIRTH"

Dynamite plot twists and a slam-bang finale. "The Washington Post on A PRISONER OF BIRTH"

Archer plots with skill, and keeps you turning the pages. "The Boston Globe on A PRISONER OF BIRTH"

Thoroughly enjoyable. "Publishers Weekly on A PRISONER OF BIRTH"

Compulsively readable. "Library Journal on A PRISONER OF BIRTH"

Gripping. "The Vancouver Sun on A PRISONER OF BIRTH"

An exercise in wish fulfillment. The good may suffer, but the bad will get theirs in the end. The fun is watching it unfold. "St. Petersburg Times (Florida) on A PRISONER OF BIRTH"

Archer plots with skill, and keeps you turning the pages. "The Boston Globe on CAT O'NINE TALES"

The economy and precision of Archer's prose never fails to delight. The criminal doesn't always get away with his crime and justice doesn't always prevail, but the reader wins with each and every story. "Publishers Weekly (starred review) on CAT O'NINE TALES"

A worthy successor to "The Da Vinci Code." "Liz Smith, New York Post on FALSE IMPRESSION"

Archer is back in top form with [this] latest thriller. "Library Journal (starred review) on FALSE IMPRESSION"

Thoroughly imagined...entertaining...thrilling. "Denver Post on FALSE IMPRESSION"

Murder and a high-stakes art-world theft are cleverly blended [in this] exciting...global thrill-ride. "Vancouver Sun on FALSE IMPRESSION""

"One of the top ten storytellers in the world." --Los Angeles Times on JEFFREY ARCHER

"There isn't a better story-teller alive." --Larry King on JEFFREY ARCHER

"Archer plots with skill, and keeps you turning the pages." --The Boston Globe on JEFFREY ARCHER

"Cunning plots, silken style.... Archer plays a cat-and-mouse game with the reader." --The New York Times on JEFFREY ARCHER

"Archer is a master entertainer." --Time on JEFFREY ARCHER

"A storyteller in the class of Alexandre Dumas...unsurpassed skill." --Washington Post on JEFFREY ARCHER

"Outrageous and top-notch terror." --Vogue on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?

"The only difference between this book and The Day of the Jackal is that Archer is a better writer." --Chicago Tribune on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?

"Authentic, literate, and scary." --Cosmopolitan on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?

"The countdown is the thing; the pace, the pursuit, the what-next, the how-is-it-going-to-come-out..." --Boston Globe on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?

"Holds the reader in a vicelike grip." --Penthouse on SHALL WE TELL THE PRESIDENT?

"A compelling read." --Newsday on A PRISONER OF BIRTH

"Dynamite...plot twists and a slam-bang finale." --The Washington Post on A PRISONER OF BIRTH

"Archer plots with skill, and keeps you turning the pages." --The Boston Globe on A PRISONER OF BIRTH

"Thoroughly enjoyable." --Publishers Weekly on A PRISONER OF BIRTH

"Compulsively readable." --Library Journal on A PRISONER OF BIRTH

"Gripping." --The Vancouver Sun on A PRISONER OF BIRTH

"An exercise in wish fulfillment. The good may suffer, but the bad will get theirs in the end. The fun is watching it unfold." --St. Petersburg Times (Florida) on A PRISONER OF BIRTH

"Archer plots with skill, and keeps you turning the pages." --The Boston Globe on CAT O'NINE TALES

"The economy and precision of Archer's prose never fails to delight. The criminal doesn't always get away with his crime and justice doesn't always prevail, but the reader wins with each and every story." --Publishers Weekly (starred review) on CAT O'NINE TALES

"A worthy successor to The Da Vinci Code." --Liz Smith, New York Post on FALSE IMPRESSION

"Archer is back in top form with [this] latest thriller." --Library Journal (starred review) on FALSE IMPRESSION

"Thoroughly imagined...entertaining...thrilling." --Denver Post on FALSE IMPRESSION

"Murder and a high-stakes art-world theft are cleverly blended [in this] exciting...global thrill-ride." --Vancouver Sun on FALSE IMPRESSION

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

Edición internacional
Edición internacional

1.

Archer, Jeffrey
Editorial: St. Martin's Paperbacks
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: > 20
Edición internacional
Librería
Sunshine Book Store
(Wilmington, DE, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción St. Martin's Paperbacks. Estado de conservación: New. 0312539541 This is an International Edition. Brand New, paperback, Delivery within 6-14 business days, Same Contents as U.S Edition, ISBN and Cover design may differ. Choose Expedited shipping for delivery within 4-7 business days. We do not ship to PO Box, APO,FPO Address. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe, including India depending upon the availability of inventory storage. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Nº de ref. de la librería SU9780312539542

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 6,59
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Archer, Jeffrey
Editorial: St. Martin's Paperbacks
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos MASS MARKET PAPERBACK Cantidad: 1
Librería
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción St. Martin's Paperbacks. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 0312539541 Ships promptly from Texas. Nº de ref. de la librería GHP8693GAGG012717H0078A

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 6,85
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío
Edición internacional
Edición internacional

3.

Jeffrey Archer
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: > 20
Edición internacional
Librería
US_Superfast_Bookstore
(New Castle, DE, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. This is an International Edition Brand New Paperback Same Title Author and Edition as listed. ISBN and Cover design differs. Similar Contents as U.S Edition. Standard Delivery within 6-14 business days ACROSS THE GLOBE. We can ship to PO Box address in US. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe including Asia depending upon the availability of inventory. Printed in English. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Nº de ref. de la librería UA9780312539542

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,91
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,37
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Jeffrey Archer
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97803125395420000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,81
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Jeffrey Archer
Editorial: St. Martin s Press, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción St. Martin s Press, United States, 2011. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Reprint. 188 x 104 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Tragic, comic, outrageous--these fifteen tales from international bestselling author Jeffrey Archer showcase his remarkable talent for capturing an unforgettable moment in time. In India, in Caste-Off, a man and woman fall in love while waiting for a traffic light to turn green on the streets of Delhi. From Germany comes A Good Eye, about 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 hotel room 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. Nº de ref. de la librería ABZ9780312539542

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,85
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Archer Jeffrey
Editorial: MacMillan Publishers
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción MacMillan Publishers. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0312539541

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,82
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,13
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Jeffrey Archer
Editorial: St. Martin s Press, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción St. Martin s Press, United States, 2011. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Reprint. 188 x 104 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Tragic, comic, outrageous--these fifteen tales from international bestselling author Jeffrey Archer showcase his remarkable talent for capturing an unforgettable moment in time. In India, in Caste-Off, a man and woman fall in love while waiting for a traffic light to turn green on the streets of Delhi. From Germany comes A Good Eye, about 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 hotel room 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. Nº de ref. de la librería ABZ9780312539542

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,00
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Archer, Jeffrey
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2011. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería VV-9780312539542

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,48
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,57
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Archer, Jeffrey
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2011. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IB-9780312539542

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 5,51
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,57
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Archer, Jeffrey
Editorial: St. Martin's Paperbacks (2011)
ISBN 10: 0312539541 ISBN 13: 9780312539542
Nuevos Mass Market Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2011. Mass Market Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0312539541

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 6,68
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,67
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda