Best Kept Secret

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Author
Jeffrey Archer
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Genre
Fiction
Released
01 March, 2013

Best Kept Secret

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    Synopsis

    It's 1945, and 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.The third in the series, Best Kept Secret will answer burning questions and raise new ones. Jeffrey Archer has created a cast of characters that live with intensity and passion, whose heroic and dramatic actions will you keep you reading long into the night.
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    About the author

    Jeffrey Archer

    Jeffrey Archer, whose bestselling novels span from Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less to Kane & Abel and The Eleventh Commandment, has sold over 135 million books throughout the world. The author is married with two children.

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