Jeffry Archer: Heads You Win Book Review

It is said that Books are the best friends. Apart from all the practical knowledge one receives from the life, books give an insight of emotions, feelings and adequate information. Books provide an individual, the answers to the questions he is seeking or the reasons that his mind demands.

Among the best book and novel writers, Jeffry Archer is one of the most popular English authors in the modern-day literature. Recently, He has come up with another mind-blowing novel Heads You Win. This is a New York Times bestseller Jeffrey Archer’s most ambitious and creative work since Kane and Abel.

Here is a review of the novel. Have a glanced look at it once. Hope you enjoy reading this and find it extremely helpful.


Here is a segment, dedicated to the book named Heads you win by Jeffry Archer, in which you will find all the insights of the plot, structure and ratings.


Jeffry Archer is one of the best international authors who always comes up with something new and creative. He has completed his education from Oxford University. He was a member of the parliament for 5 years and a former politician. He is married to Mary Archer, a scientist specialising in solar power. Outside politics, he is a novelist, playwright and short story writer. Now published in 97 countries and more than 37 languages, all of his novels and short story collections―including Kane & Abel, Only Time Will Tell and This Was a Man―have been international bestsellers


The Story, Plot and structure of the Book

The book features several plot twists that send the story lines off in surprising new directions. There are a couple of moments, late in the novel, that should make readers’ jaws drop.

This book is a story about Alexander Karpenko who is not an ordinary child. He, right from his early age is destined to lead his countrymen. But, Suddenly, Life gives a twist and turn. His father is assassinated by KGB for defying the state. He and his mother, both, will have to escape from Russia is they hope to survive.

At the docks, they are confronted with one of the irreversible choices that “Should they board a container ship bound for America, or Great Britain? Alexander and his mother then decide to leave that choice to the toss of a coin.

In a single moment, a double twist decides Alexander’s future. During an epic tale of fate and fortune, spanning two continents and thirty years, we follow his triumphs and defeats as he struggles as an immigrant to conquer his new world. As this unique story unfolds, Alexander comes to realize where his destiny lies, and accepts that he must face the past he left behind in Russia.

The writer shocks all his fans and followers with the series of final twist and finally again become the best International selling author.


The novel can be easily brought from online stores such as Amazon, Flipkart etc. On Amazon, The Head You Win is available for Rs.265 coming down at a discount of 40%. Moreover, on Flipkart, the book is available at a discount of 45% costing Rs.279/-. You can also use Flipkart books coupon code to avail heavy discount and cash back and offers. The promo codes can be applied on the net payable amount to get maximum discounts. You can also use other coupon codes and promo codes and apply them to receive ample amount of discount.


Heads You Win is one of the bestselling author Jeffry Archer’s most imaginative novels to date and takes advantage of the sliding door theme.

Here, it manifests itself as a life-changing moment in which young Alexander Karpenko and his mother flip a coin to decide whether they board a boat and emigrate to Great Britain or the United States after his father was murdered by the KGB. Plenty of ruminations on the social and political climate in Russia, America and The United Kingdom in 1968 are also mentioned in the book in the critical way.
The novel is full of shocks and unexpected surprises at times! The characterisation done by the author is superb, as it always is in Archer’s work, three dimensional and complex. The different settings are vivid and exquisitely described, this novel has so much going for it besides the parallel stories working side by side. The ending is also very enjoyable and a fitting way to conclude.


From the Good reads, the novel has bagged the ratings of 3.96. It has covered a lot of good reviews directing about how Jeffry Archer never disappoints the readers and presents a masterpiece always.

Pacmillian has also given 3.96 ratings to the novel Heads you win. After the deep reading of the book, the critic propounds that the master storyteller returns with a nail-biter every bit as good as Kane and Abel – utterly enthralling. The best part about the novels of Archer is that he always keep the connection between the plot and characters and keep the reader indulged in what is going on.

The book has received 3.5 out of 5 stars from the users on Amazon with most of the positive reviews explaining how the plot develops into a perfect mystery for the audience. The author never fails to astonish the readers with unique and colourful characters and never fails to bring out something creative every time. This one is another must read from her canvas of greatest stories.


If you an ardent follower of mystery books and fictions, Jeffry Archer is the next saviour. This one of the best authors has given the readers and his followers a bunch of best and amazing stories unfolding into such developed plots. His books are must read. I’m sure you will definitely fall in love with the deep thinking of the author and would never dare to miss any of his book.

Hope you find this book review helpful and do read it before you begin reading the book. I am sure it will give you a complete overview of the book once.


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