Archer up for grabs?

O'Brien, Maureen
August 1994
Publishers Weekly;8/8/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 32, p18
Trade Publication
Reports on the rumor that HarperCollins author and former member of Parliament Lord Jeffery Archer is looking for a new three-book deal with other houses. Continual negotiations between HarperCollins and Archer.


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