Saturday, October 17, 2020

And Thereby Hangs a Tale by Jeffrey Archer - Collection of Short Stories


And Thereby Hangs a Tale is a collection of 15 short stories by Jeffrey Archer.  Each story is unique as it picks up on simple situations that unravel into brilliantly written stories. The author captures these situations while travelling to different parts of the world. The settings include India, Germany, England, the Channel Islands, as well as Italy. 

In each of these stories, Archer succinctly captures the culture, time and place that keeps the reader captivated through the meanderings of each story. The author's style of writing brings out various emotions ranging from sheer sadness to delirious happiness that brings out tears and laughter. 

And Thereby Hangs a Tale is an excellent read.

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