Ken Follett
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Ken Follett

Ken Follett was only twenty-seven when he wrote the award-winning EYE OF THE NEEDLE, which became an international bestseller. His celebrated PILLARS OF THE EARTH was voted into the top 100 of Britain's best-loved books in the BBC's the Big Read and the sequel, WORLD WITHOUT END, will be published in Autumn 2007. He has since written several equally successful novels including, most recently, WHITEOUT. He is also the author of non-fiction bestseller ON WINGS OF EAGLES. He lives with his family in London and Hertfordshire.

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Best Sellers

    • Night over Water

    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: Tom Casaletto
    • Length: 14 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,609
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,207
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,205

    On a bright morning in 1939, two days after Britain declares war on Germany, a group of privileged people gather in Southhampton to board the largest, most luxurious airliner ever built....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun Listen

    • By Daniel McAfee on 07-11-08

    Regular price: $27.27

    • The Pillars of the Earth

    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 40 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23,691
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15,272
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15,312

    The Pillars of the Earth tells the story of Philip, prior of Kingsbridge, a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has known....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Epic story to be read by all!

    • By Gina on 07-25-09

    Regular price: $56.00

    • A Column of Fire

    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 30 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,109
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7,407
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,378

    In 1558 the ancient stones of Kingsbridge Cathedral look down on a city torn apart by religious conflict....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Follett is a Master Storyteller

    • By Charles Atkinson on 10-11-17

    Regular price: $49.00

    • Fall of Giants

    • The Century Trilogy, Book 1
    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 30 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15,574
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,585
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,554

    Fall of Giants is Ken Follett's magnificent new historical epic. The first novel in The Century Trilogy, it follows the fates of five interrelated families....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Ken Follett and John Lee / Audible's Dream Team

    • By Keith on 11-07-10

    Regular price: $56.00

    • World Without End

    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 45 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15,028
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9,006
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,017

    Like the author's The Pillars of the Earth, World Without End takes place in the town of Kingsbridge, two centuries after the townspeople finished their exquisite Gothic cathedral....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 40 hours too short ...

    • By Henrik on 11-03-07

    Regular price: $56.00

    • A Dangerous Fortune

    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 16 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4,641
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,107
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,112

    In 1866 tragedy strikes at the exclusive Windfield School when a mysterious accident takes the life of a student....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Predictable Fun

    • By Rebecarol on 05-24-08

    Regular price: $27.27

    • Winter of the World

    • The Century Trilogy, Book 2
    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 31 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,057
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,654
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,655

    Winter of the World picks up right where the first book left off, as its five interrelated families - American, German, Russian, English, Welsh - enter a time of enormous social, political, and economic turmoil....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant Sequel

    • By Tim on 03-15-13

    Regular price: $56.00

    • Hornet Flight

    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 14 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,108
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,371
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,374

    It's June 1941, and the low point of the war. England throws wave after wave of RAF bombers across the Channel, but somehow the Luftwaffe is able to shoot them down at will....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An Outstanding Spy Novel

    • By C. McCoy on 03-13-05

    Regular price: $33.60

    • Edge of Eternity

    • The Century Trilogy, Book 3
    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 36 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,788
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,865
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,846

    Edge of Eternity is the sweeping, passionate conclusion to Ken Follett's extraordinary historical epic, The Century Trilogy....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Some good, some bad

    • By Elisa on 09-22-14

    Regular price: $49.00

    • A Place Called Freedom

    • By: Ken Follett
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 14 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,541
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,949
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,927

    Spanning two continents and bringing together an unforgettable cast of heroes, villains, and rebels, A Place Called Freedom is a magnificent epic of love, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • WORTH THE CREDIT AND THEM SOME!

    • By Georgia on 08-28-15

    Regular price: $31.49

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