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Jeffrey Archer was born on April 15, 1940, in London, England. After graduating from Brasenose College, Oxford, he founded his own company named Arrow Enterprises and promptly amassed a fortune. In 1969, he was elected to the House of Commons. A conservative Member of Parliament, he was, at the age of 29, the youngest member at that time. While in Parliament, he invested in a corporation and lost his fortune because of embezzlement. Devastated and facing financial ruin, he recounted his experiences in his book, Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less. The success of this book launched his writing career. His other works include Kane and Abel, Honor among Thieves, Shall We Tell the President?, A Quiver Full of Arrows, The Prodigal Daughter, and The Sins of the Father. He is also the author of The Clifton Chronicles series. He writes plays including Beyond Reasonable Doubt and The Accused. He was sentenced to four years imprisonment because of perjury and conspiracy to pervert the course of justice, and was released in July 2003. He published three volumes of his Prison Diary: Hell, Purgatory, and Heaven. In 2014, his title Be Careful What You Wish For made The New York Times Bestseller List. In 2015 his title Mightier than the Sword made the same bestsller list. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Kane and Abel 3,268 copies, 60 reviews
Only Time Will Tell 2,142 copies, 102 reviews
A Prisoner of Birth 1,947 copies, 74 reviews
The Prodigal Daughter 1,830 copies, 13 reviews
Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less 1,817 copies, 25 reviews
False Impression 1,762 copies, 36 reviews
As the Crow Flies 1,709 copies, 36 reviews
A Matter of Honor 1,547 copies, 18 reviews
First Among Equals 1,469 copies, 15 reviews
The Sins of the Father 1,467 copies, 48 reviews
Honor Among Thieves 1,436 copies, 13 reviews
The Eleventh Commandment 1,400 copies, 20 reviews
Sons of Fortune 1,333 copies, 16 reviews
The Fourth Estate 1,322 copies, 12 reviews
Paths of Glory 1,215 copies, 52 reviews
Best Kept Secret 1,165 copies, 35 reviews
A Twist in the Tale 1,091 copies, 14 reviews
Shall We Tell the President? 1,067 copies, 11 reviews
Be Careful What You Wish For 1,000 copies, 34 reviews
Twelve Red Herrings 969 copies, 7 reviews
To Cut a Long Story Short 919 copies, 18 reviews
A Quiver Full of Arrows 885 copies, 4 reviews
Mightier Than the Sword 791 copies, 25 reviews
Cometh the Hour 685 copies, 16 reviews
This Was a Man 552 copies, 16 reviews
Heads You Win 436 copies, 21 reviews
A Prison Diary - Volume 1: Hell 387 copies, 8 reviews
Nothing Ventured 363 copies, 20 reviews
The Collected Short Stories 310 copies, 2 reviews
Hidden in Plain Sight 205 copies, 6 reviews
Tell Tale: Stories 204 copies, 8 reviews
Turn a Blind Eye 167 copies, 6 reviews
Over My Dead Body 123 copies, 8 reviews
Four warned 32 copies, 1 review
Cheap at Half the Price 10 copies, 2 reviews
It Can't be October Already 10 copies, 1 review
High heels 7 copies
No Room at the Inn 6 copies, 3 reviews
Don't drink the water 6 copies, 2 reviews
Checkmate 6 copies
Collected Short Stories 3 copies, 1 review
The Senior Vice President 1 copy, 1 review
The Miracle {short story} 1 copy, 1 review
2004 1 copy
Government, politics, power and policy in Australia (Contributor, some editions) 36 copies
A Feast of Stories (Contributor) 11 copies
Death on Wheels (Contributor) 7 copies
Kane and Abel [1985 TV mini series] (Original book) 5 copies
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