Jeffrey Archer

Jeffrey Archer

in London, The United Kingdom
April 15, 1940



Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-super-Mare (born 15 April 1940) is an English author and former politician.

He was a Member of Parliament and deputy chairman of the Conservative Party, and became a life peer in 1992. His political career, having suffered several controversies, ended after a conviction for perverting the course of justice and his subsequent imprisonment. He is married to Mary Archer, a scientist specialising in solar power. Outside politics, he is a novelist, playwright and short story writer.

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Sorry not to have written a blog for so long, but I've been away writing the next book in The Clifton Chronicles series. I came back to the most hectic schedule in the run-up to the global publication of MIGHTIER THAN THE SWORD in a week's time. The last ten days before publication are always filled with interviews and promotions that, strangely, I still enjoy.

After I've finished the round of...

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“Some people standby you in your darkest hour while others walk away; only a select few march towards you and become even closer friends.”
Jeffrey Archer, Only Time Will Tell

“We all make mistakes but one has to move on.”
Jeffrey Archer

“I have discovered with advancing years that few things are entirely black or white, but more often different shades of grey.”
Jeffrey Archer, A Prisoner of Birth



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