"One of the top ten storytellers in the world."-Los Angeles Times"Archer...has an extraordinary talent for turning notoriety into gold, and telling fast-moving stories." -The Philadelphia Inquirer"A master at mixing power, politics, and profit into fiction."--Entertainment Weekly"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"A storyteller in the class of Alexandre Dumas...unsurpassed skill...making the reader wonder intensely what will happen next."--The Washington Post"Archer is one of the most captivating storytellers writing today. His novels are dramatic, fast moving, totally entertaining-and almost impossible to put down."-Pittsburgh PressReseña del editor:
Jeffrey Archer's first novel, Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less, is page-turning tale of fraud, revenge and determination as four men stop at nothing to get back what was stolen from them.
One million dollars - that's what Harvey Metcalfe, lifelong king of shady deals, has pulled off with empty promises of an oil bonanza and instant riches. Overnight, four men - the heir to an earldom, a Harley Street doctor, a Bond Street art dealer and an Oxford don - find themselves penniless. But this time Harvey has swindled the wrong men. They band together and shadow him from the casinos of Monte Carlo to the high-stakes windows at Ascot and the hallowed lawns of Oxford.
Their plan is simple: to sting the crook for exactly what they lost - not a penny more, not a penny less.
'Marvellously plotted, with just the right amounts of romance, wit and savoir-faire' Publishers Weekly
'There isn't a better storyteller alive' Larry King
'Archer is terrific and meets the reader's ultimate tests - to want to turn the page, to want to know what happens next' Sunday Times
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Buchbeschreibung Pan Macmillan Sep 2012, 2012. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. 198x130x22 mm. Neuware - New edition with redesigned jacket. 352 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9781447218227