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Heads You Win

Heads You Win
  

A captivating standalone novel from number one bestseller and sublime storyteller Jeffrey Archer. Can one man achieve his destiny?

Available for pre-order internationally. Ships upon its international release date of 16 May 2019.

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ISBN 9781509851263
Barcode 9781509851263
Release Date 16 May 2019 by Pan Macmillan
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Archer, Jeffrey
Availability Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 16 May 2019

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781509851263
ISBN-10 1509851267
Stock Release date is 16 May 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 16 May 2019
Publisher Pan Macmillan
Imprint Pan Books
Release Date 16 May 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Archer, Jeffrey
Category Modern Fiction
Sagas
Historical Fiction
Number of Pages 400
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 197mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 18+ years
Reading Age 18+ years
Library of Congress Family Life / General, Sagas, Sagas, Modern & Contemporary Fiction Post C 1945
NBS Text Historical & Mythological Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Heads You Win is the incredible and thrilling novel by the master storyteller and bestselling author of the Clifton Chronicles and Kane and Abel, Jeffrey Archer. Leningrad, Russia, 1968. Alexander Karpenko is no ordinary child, and from an early age, it is clear he is destined to lead his countrymen. But when his father is assassinated by the KGB for defying the state, he and his mother will have to escape from Russia if they hope to survive. At the docks, they are confronted with an irreversible choice: should they board a container ship bound for America, or Great Britain? Alexander leaves that choice to the toss of a coin . . . In a single moment, a double twist decides Alexander's future. During an epic tale of fate and fortune, spanning two continents and thirty years, we follow his triumphs and defeats as he struggles as an immigrant to conquer his new world. As this unique story unfolds, Alexander comes to realize where his destiny lies, and accepts that he must face the past he left behind in Russia. With a final twist that will shock even his most ardent fans, this is international number one bestseller Jeffrey Archer's most ambitious and creative work since Kane and Abel.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review If there was a Nobel Prize for storytelling, Archer would win * Daily Telegraph * Probably the greatest storyteller of our age * Mail on Sunday *

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Author's Bio

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 275 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.

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