Four Warned

Jeffrey Archer

3.8 based on 289 ratings & 35 reviews on Goodreads.com
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03 February 2014
9781447252481
112 pages
Synopsis

A quick read from the number one bestselling writer and author of Kane and Abel. These stories previously published in And Thereby Hangs a Tale, Cat O' Nine Tales and Twelve Red Herrings.

Four Warned contains four short stories from master storyteller, Jeffrey Archer, packed full of twists and turns.

In Stuck on You, Jeremy finds out exactly the best way to steal the perfect ring for his fiancée.

Albert celebrates his 100th birthday, and is pleased to be sent The Queen's Birthday Telegram. He is, however, confused . . .

In Russia, businessman Richard plots the ideal way to murder his wife. He begins to have a clever idea when his hotel warns him: Don't Drink the Water from the taps.

And as Diana, a busy single mother, drives to have dinner with friends, she realizes that a black van is following her. Soon terrified for her life, she does whatever it takes to stick to the warning given to drivers: Never Stop on the Motorway . . .

Every reader will have their favourite story – some will make you laugh, others will bring you to tears. And, as always, every one of them will keep you spellbound.

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Stylish, witty and constantly entertaining . . . Jeffrey Archer has a natural aptitude for short stories

The Times

Probably the greatest storyteller of our age

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