Ken Follett was twenty-seven when he wrote Eye of the Needle, an award-winning thriller that became an international bestseller. He then surprised everyone with The Pillars of the Earth, about the building of a cathedral in the Middle Ages, which continues to captivate millions of readers all over the world and its long-awaited sequel, World Without End, was a number one bestseller in the US, UK and Europe. Fall of Giants and Winter of the World are the first two bestselling novels in the Century trilogy.
A round-up of our most anticipated history books of 2017, from Ken Follett to Andrew Marr and Tudor England to revolutionary Russia.
Escape from it all this holiday season by delving into these gripping crime novels where worse things than family quarrels over the TV remote are the norm.
The Kingsbridge Novels are Ken Follett’s classic historical masterpieces. Set in the city of Kingsbridge, Follett brings his rich expertise to this immersive and epic saga – full of ambition, love, power and family conflict.
Pan Macmillan are delighted to reveal the cover for Ken Follett’s new novel A Column of Fire, which will be published across the world in September 2017.
We've launched an exciting memory-sharing project around Edge of Eternity, and we want to know what YOU were doing when events such the fall of the Berlin Wall, Watergate and the inauguration of President Obama took place. Share your memory at wherewereyouthen.com.
It’s twenty-five years since I typed ‘The End’ on the last page of The Pillars of the Earth. The book was published in 1989, and has sold nineteen million copies so far in thirty languages. It still seems a miracle to me that readers are so fascinated and moved by a story a...
As the decisions made in the corridors of power bring the world to the brink of oblivion, five families from across the globe are brought together in an unforgettable tale of passion and conflict during the Cold War.
RT @daedalic: The Pillars of the Earth has its own Steam page now! Time to get some wishlisting done 😉 https://t.co/CrsDcGLHFu https://t.co…
by @KMFollett - 6 hours ago
RT @daedalic: Find AAALL the info you need about The Pillars of the Earth (@daedalic_tpote) in our official press showroom: https://t.co/fh…
So glad to hear this, Rowan. And you got a like from, wait for it, @LeVarBurton. Awesome. Made my #WorldBookDay ! https://t.co/9Z4suBcAAj
by @KMFollett - yesterday
Happy San Jordi's Day to all my Spanish friends! #SanJordi2017
by @KMFollett - 2 days ago
Why do I like @GregIles? He gives murder back to people who do it for a reason, not just to provide a corpse, as Ch… https://t.co/khiQIspK7h
by @KMFollett - 3 days ago
KenFollettAuthor - 2 days ago
Happy San Jordi's Day to all my Spanish friends!
KenFollettAuthor - 15 days ago
If I've been quiet for a while that's because I'm working on a new story.
KenFollettAuthor - 28 days ago
What I'm reading this morning: I suppose some people might find my selection a bit odd.
KenFollettAuthor - one month ago
On this day, 414 years ago, Queen Elizabeth I died at Richmond Palace in Surrey. See my next book, A Column of Fire, in September for details.
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