This is not a detective story, this is a story about the making of a detective...
Jeffrey Archer, whose novels and short stories include the Clifton Chronicles, Kane and Abel and Cat O' Nine Tales, has topped the bestseller lists around the world, with sales of over 330 million copies. He is the only author ever to have been a number one bestseller in fiction, short stories and non-fiction (The Prison Diaries). A member of the House of Lords for over a quarter of a century, the author is married to Dame Mary Archer, and they have two sons, two grandsons and a granddaughter.
A pacey tale of fakes, forgeries and ripped-off Rembrandts worthy
of a TV crime caper * Daily Express *
Jeffrey is the consummate story-teller and his latest novel, Nothing Ventured [is] fast-paced and thrilling, with his trademark plot twists and cliff-hangers * Daily Mail *
Juicy, fast-paced read with a fabulous twist * Daily Mirror *
Glamorous art thief-style locations weave with visits to Belmarsh prison as the story builds to its exciting conclusion. The courtroom scenes are particularly entertaining, and, of course, there's a trademark Archer twist. * Daily Mail *
A juicy, engrossing read with a fabulous ending * Daily Express *
Enjoyable * Daily Telegraph *
Probably the greatest storyteller of our age * Mail on Sunday *
If there was a Nobel Prize for storytelling, Archer would win * Daily Telegraph *
A rollicking read filled with aspirational underdogs, suave sophisticates, and fractious family intrigue * Northern Echo *