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By Jeffrey Archer

ISBN-10: 0312539533

ISBN-13: 9780312539535

Foreign bestselling writer Jeffrey Archer has spent the final 5 years amassing spellbinding stories from round the globe. These fifteen brand-new stories exhibit Archer’s expertise for shooting an unforgettable moment in time, even if tragic, comedian, or outrageous.

In India, Jamwal and Nisha fall in love whereas looking forward to a site visitors mild to show eco-friendly at the streets of Delhi.

From Germany comes “A sturdy Eye,” the story of a worthwhile oil portray that has remained within the related kinfolk for over 2 hundred years, until...

To the Channel Islands and “Members Only,” the place a golfing ball falls out of a Christmas cracker, and a tender man’s lifestyles isn't the same...

To Italy and “No Room on the Inn,” the place a tender guy who's attempting to publication a room at a lodge leads to mattress with the receptionist, unaware that she...

To England, the place, in “High Heels,” a lady has to give an explanation for to her husband why a couple of dressmaker sneakers couldn’t have long gone up in flames...

Some of those tales will make you snort whereas others will deliver you to tears yet, once more, each of them will call for that you just retain turning the web page till you eventually become aware of what occurs to this impressive solid of characters.

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It’s my job to decide. That pretty much makes me Lord of the Losers. Which is great if you want a Phantom Blade with a Fiery Enchantment, but not so great if what you want is a date to the prom. Luckily, my best friend, Danny Yu, VP and secretary of the Pawns, doesn’t have a date, either. There are many reasons why I love Danny, but the biggest one is that he’s the only person at Wallingford as crazy as me. Like one time, when he was home sick, he saw some daytime talk show that had a bunch of KKK members on it and gave out their official website.

Finis. TheMan: so over So perfect! Two months before prom and you already have a date. And you need a date, if you want to make Shane jealous. Which, of course, you don’t. “Don’t go with him,” your best friend Jen warns you the next day in gym. You, Jen, and your other best friend, Kyra — the three of you clad in hideously fluorescent orange gym clothes — are lying side by side (first Kyra, then you, then Jen) on identical blue and smelly foam mats. This month your phys ed teacher has become obsessed with Pilates and is making you all engage in a form of painful sit-ups called hundreds, where you lie on your back and pulsate a hundred times.

Someone watching might think we’re a couple. I hate couples. As far as I can tell, they’re always smug on the outside and miserable on the inside. “Let’s get our picture taken,” Adam suggests, handing the can back. His fingernails are extremely clean. I imagine his pre-prom fingernail-cleaning ritual. ” At the far corner of the gym, there’s a line of couples waiting to be photographed in front of fake Bourbon Street. In case the Mardi Gras theme isn’t clear, Ms. Gleason, who teaches European history, is standing at the front of the line, passing out plastic strands of beads to everyone before they pose.

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