Erbe und Schicksal

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641155216
Release Date: 2016-04-11
Genre: Fiction

England 1945: Der Zweite Weltkrieg ist beendet. Harry Clifton, der sich aus den Hafendocks Bristols hochgearbeitet hat, und sein treuer Jugendfreund Giles Barrington, Sprößling der Schifffahrt-Dynastie Barrington, haben überlebt. Endlich hat Harry zu seiner großen Liebe gefunden, zu Giles' Schwester Emma Barrington. Doch ein langer Schatten droht auf die jungen Menschen zu fallen. In einer dramatischen Verhandlung obliegt es dem Haus der Lords festzulegen, wer das Vermögen der Barringtons rechtmäßig erben wird: Harry oder Giles. Harry weiß, dass die Entscheidung seine Verbindung mit Emma für immer zerstören könnte. Für die Familien Clifton und Barrington beginnt eine neue Epoche voller Intrigen und Verrat.

Best Kept Secret

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9780230771475
Release Date: 2013-03-14
Genre: Fiction

1945. The vote in the House of Lords as to who should inherit the Barrington family fortune has ended in a tie. The Lord Chancellor's deciding vote will cast a long shadow on the lives of Harry Clifton and Giles Barrington. Harry returns to America to promote his latest novel, while his beloved Emma goes in search of the little girl who was found abandoned in her father's office on the night he was killed. When the General Election is called, Giles Barrington has to defend his seat in the House of Commons and is horrified to discover who the Conservatives select to stand against him. But it is Sebastian Clifton, Harry and Emma's son, who ultimately influences his uncle's fate. In 1957, Sebastian wins a scholarship to Cambridge, and a new generation of the Clifton family march onto the page. After Sebastian is expelled from school, he unwittingly becomes caught up in an international art fraud involving a Rodin statue that is worth far more than the sum it raises at auction. Does he become a millionaire? Does he go to Cambridge? Is his life in danger? Best Kept Secret, the third book in Jeffrey Archer's gripping family saga The Clifton Chronicles, will answer all these questions, but once again, pose so many more.

M ge die Stunde kommen

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641204440
Release Date: 2017-09-11
Genre: Fiction

Für die Familien der Cliftons und Barringtons, deren Wege seit Jahrzehnten miteinander verbunden sind, kommen schwere Stunden. Giles Barrington setzt seine Karriere als Politiker für eine große und gefährliche Liebe aufs Spiel, während Emma Clifton eine schwere Entscheidung treffen muss, die für ihren Mann Harry alles verändern könnte. Doch dann erfolgt ein Schicksalsschlag, mit dem niemand gerechnet hat ...

Im Schatten unserer W nsche

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641198220
Release Date: 2016-09-12
Genre: Fiction

Bristol 1957: Der Vorsitzende der Barrington Schifffahrtgesellschaft wird zum Rücktritt gezwungen – für Emma Clifton ist dies die Gelegenheit, den Posten zu übernehmen und Macht über die Gesellschaft zu gewinnen. Doch die tragischen Ereignisse um ihren Sohn Sebastian, der in einen Autounfall verwickelt wurde, legen einen Schatten über Emma und ihren Mann Harry ...

Spiel der Zeit

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641162788
Release Date: 2015-07-13
Genre: Fiction

Die Schicksale zweier Familien. Eine verborgene Wahrheit. Das Ringen um Freundschaft und Liebe. England um 1930: Der junge Harry Clifton wächst an den Hafendocks von Bristol heran, seine Mutter Maisie muss sich mit harter Arbeit durchschlagen. Um den Tod von Harrys Vater, der angeblich im Krieg gefallen ist, rankt sich ein Geheimnis. Harrys Leben nimmt eine Wendung, als er das Stipendium für eine Eliteschule erhält. Er tritt ein in die Welt der Reichen und lernt Giles Barrington sowie dessen Schwester Emma kennen, Erben einer Schifffahrts- Dynastie. Harry verliebt sich in Emma, ohne zu ahnen, dass die Schicksale ihrer Familien auf tragische Weise miteinander verknüpft sind ... »Spiel der Zeit« ist der erste Band von Jeffrey Archers großem historischen Familienepos »Die Clifton-Saga« ...

The Clifton Chronicles Books 1 4

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781466888081
Release Date: 2015-02-03
Genre: Fiction

#1 New York Times and international bestselling author Jeffrey Archer's Clifton Chronicles series has taken the world by storm, with 2.5 million copies in print in English. This multi-generational, multi-volume saga of fate, fortune, and redemption follows the Clifton and Barrington families on a breathtaking journey from 1920 all the way through the present. Here together for the first time in an eBook bundle are the first four Clifton Chronicles novels: Only Time Will Tell The first book in the Clifton Chronicles begins in 1920 with the words, "I was told that my father was killed in the war," launching the story of Harry Clifton, the hero of Archer's epic tale, and taking him as far as the beginning of WWII. The Sins of the Father On the run from a terrible family secret, Harry Clifton joins the Merchant Navy on the eve of WWII and must escape both the consequences of assuming another soldier's identity and the horrors of war. Best Kept Secret Now that Harry and the love of his life are free to marry, the powerful Clifton Chronicles moves into the 1950s and the boyhood of Harry's son Sebastian. Be Careful What You Wish For As the popular Clifton Chronicles advances to the 1960s, Harry's nemesis Don Pedro Martinez will stop at nothing to get his revenge on Harry on his family.

The Complete Clifton Chronicles Books 1 7

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781250131492
Release Date: 2016-12-20
Genre: Fiction

#1 New York Times and international bestselling author Jeffrey Archer’s Clifton Chronicles series has taken the world by storm, with 2.5 million copies in print in English. This multi-generational, multi-volume saga of fate, fortune, and redemption follows the Clifton and Barrington families on a breathtaking journey from 1920 all the way through the present. Here together for the first time in an eBook bundle are the complete Clifton Chronicles, including all seven novels: Only Time Will Tell The Sins of the Father Best Kept Secret Be Careful What You Wish For Mightier Than the Sword Cometh the Hour This Was a Man

Das letzte Pl doyer

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 9783104012797
Release Date: 2011-03-10
Genre: Fiction

Die Justiz kennt kein Erbarmen mit dem jungen Danny Cartwright: Obwohl er auf ›nicht schuldig‹ plädiert, soll er über zwanzig Jahre hinter Gitter - für den Mord an seinem besten Freund. Aber die Zeugen der Anklage ahnen nicht, dass Häftling Cartwright nur zwei Dinge im Sinn hat: Flucht - und Rache.

The Sins of the Father The Clifton Chronicles 2

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781743294833
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Genre: Fiction

The second book in the internationally bestselling Clifton Chronicles from master storyteller Jeffrey Archer "One of the top ten storytellers in the world." Los Angeles Times On arrival in America, Harry Clifton is arrested for first degree murder, for killing Bill Bradshaw. He is tried, found guilty, and sentenced to death by the electric chair. Meanwhile Emma goes to London to give birth to Sebastian, Harry's child. On visiting Maisie to introduce her to her grandson, she becomes convinced that Harry is still alive. With the help of Sir Walter, she goes to America in search of Harry, where she must then fight to save his life. Meanwhile, when Sir Walter dies, Hugo takes over the Barrington shipping line, but manages to run the company into the ground, and when war is declared, Giles Barrington leaves Oxford to join the Gloucestershire Regiment, gaining respect and eventually glory in the military. And as the war progresses, Sebastian is brought up by his grandmother, Elizabeth Barrington. As a young man, he falls in love with the sister of a school friend, whose father is an Argentinean businessman who has made a fortune in arms dealing to both sides during the war. The Sins of the Father is part of The Clifton Chronicles series, but can be enjoyed as a stand-alone novel. THE CLIFTON CHRONICLES SERIES BOOK 1: Only Time Will Tell BOOK 2: The Sins of the Father BOOK 3: Best Kept Secret BOOK 4: Be Careful What You Wish For BOOK 5: Mightier Than The Sword BOOK 6: Cometh The Hour

Winter eines Lebens

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641204457
Release Date: 2017-12-11
Genre: Fiction

Für die Cliftons und Barringtons kommt die Zeit, in der sich die verschlungenen Wege der beiden Familien und vielen Generationen zum letzten Mal kreuzen. Während für Giles Barrington und seine Frau Karin das Glück auf Messers Schneide steht, scheinen Harry und Emma Clifton am Gipfel ihrer Karrieren zu stehen. Doch dann melden sich alte Feinde zurück und das Spiel des Schicksals kommt zum tragischen Finale ...

The Clifton Chronicles

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781743548349
Release Date: 2015-12-22
Genre: Fiction

The Clifton Chronicles tells the epic story of two intertwined families, the Cliftons and the Barringtons, told over one hundred years. Only Time Will Tell and The Sins of the Father are the first two volumes in the Clifton Chronicles - Jeffrey Archer's most ambitious work in four decades as an international bestselling author - are brought together in The Clifton Chronicles 1 & 2. The tale of Harry Clifton's life begins in 1919, in Bristol. His father was a war hero, but it will be twenty-one tumultuous years before Harry discovers the truth about how his father really died and if, in fact, he even was his father. When he goes to school, he meets Giles Barrington, soon to become his best friend, and Giles's sister, Emma. From that moment, the two families will be forever entwined. Taking a cast of memorable characters from the ravages of the Great War through to the end of the Second World War, family loyalties are stretched to their limits as secrets unravel, and the story moves from the backstreets of Bristol to the boardrooms of Manhattan. In Jeffrey Archer's masterful hands, you will be taken on a journey that you won't want to end, filled with gasp-making twists and turns. Discover the spellbinding family saga that has enthralled readers across the world and sold over five million copies. This spellbinding saga continues in Best Kept Secret.

Cometh the Hour The Clifton Chronicles 6

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781743549155
Release Date: 2016-02-23
Genre: Fiction

The sixth book in the internationally bestselling Clifton Chronicles from master storyteller Jeffrey Archer "Archer continues his storytelling magic to create characters of spellbinding substance, and readers can count on his surprising twists and shocking conclusion. Here, just when the end seems too tidy, Archer provides a killer cliffhanger." Publishers Weekly Cometh the Hour opens with the reading of a suicide note, which has devastating consequences for Harry and Emma Clifton, Giles Barrington and Lady Virginia. Giles must decide if he should withdraw from politics and try to rescue Karin, the woman he loves, from behind the Iron Curtain... but is Karin who she says she is? Sebastian Clifton is now the Chief Executive of Farthings Bank but his rivals continue their attempts to supplant him. Harry Clifton remains determined to get Anatoly Babakov released from a gulag in Siberia, following the international success of his acclaimed book, Uncle Joe. Harry's wife Emma convinces her new friend Margaret Thatcher to raise the subject with the Russian President when she visits Moscow. But then something unexpected happens that none of them could have anticipated. Cometh the Hour is the penultimate book in the Clifton Chronicles and, like the five previous novels - all of which went to number one on the Sunday Times bestseller list - showcases Jeffrey Archer's extraordinary storytelling with his trademark twists. The 7th and final book in the Clifton Chronicles series, This Was a Man, will publish in November 2016. Preorder now! THE CLIFTON CHRONICLES SERIES BOOK 1: Only Time Will Tell BOOK 2: The Sins of the Father BOOK 3: Best Kept Secret BOOK 4: Be Careful What You Wish For BOOK 5: Mightier Than The Sword BOOK 6: Cometh The Hour