Jeffrey Archer coming to India!
Archer, 76, will be promoting his seventh installment for “The Clifton Chronicles” and his first stop will be Gurgaon, travelling next to Bengaluru, Pune and Mumbai.
“This Was a Man” released globally on November 3 and the author has a massive fan following in the country and has been a frequent visitor to India as well. He has reportedly said, he enjoys the “cosmopolitan feel of Mumbai, the beauty of New Delhi, the energy of Kolkata, and the friendliness of Hyderabad.”
Earlier in 2013 and 2014 he visited India to promote the earlier volumes of “The Clifton Chronicles”, a saga that crosses continents, and one which in which the lives and loves of Harry, Emma and Giles are tested through friendship, betrayal, and intrigue.
The author of bestsellers like “Not a Penny More”, “Not a Penny Less”, “Kane and Abel”, “As the Crow Flies” and “First Among Equals”, terms India as an amazing market.
In an earlier interview with Indian media agency, the author said, “Indians love storytellers. You are a very large leadership. There are 200-250 million middle class readers in India. This is bigger readership than America. So India is an amazing market.”
Reportedly, publishers Pan Macmillan India believe that “This Was a Man” has enhanced Archers reputation as a master storyteller.
“The Clifton Chronicles” is a saga of 20th century and is a gripping tale of the trials and tribulations of the Clifton and Barringtons, two families at opposite ends of the social spectrum.