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Follett, Ken

Overview
Works: 1,300 works in 8,113 publications in 32 languages and 147,619 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Action and adventure fiction  Spy fiction  War fiction  Epic fiction  Domestic fiction  Political fiction 
Roles: Author, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Translator, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Scenarist, Narrator, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6056.O45, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ken Follett
The Pillars of the earth by Ken Follett( Book )

515 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 8,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in twelfth-century England, this epic of kings and peasants juxtaposes the building of a magnificent church with the violence and treachery that often characterized the Middle Ages
Fall of giants by Ken Follett( Book )

173 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 5,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fate of five interrelated families - American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh - as they move through the dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for women's suffrage
World without end by Ken Follett( Book )

218 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 5,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the day after Halloween, in the year 1327, four children slip away from the cathedral city of Kingsbridge. They are a thief, a bully, a boy genius and a girl who wants to be a doctor. In the forest they see two men killed
Whiteout by Ken Follett( Book )

163 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 4,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A missing canister containing a deadly virus forms the center of a storm that traps Stanley Oxenford, director of a medical research firm, and a violent trio of thugs in a remote house during a Christmas Eve blizzard
Code to zero by Ken Follett( Book )

150 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 4,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top secret information about the United States first satellite launch in 1958 has been erased from the mind of American scientist Luke Lucas who must cure his own amnesia if he wants any chance to make the space shot successful
Hornet flight by Ken Follett( Book )

159 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 4,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is June 1941 and the war is not going well for England. Somehow, the Germans are anticipating the RAFUs flight paths, and shooting down British bombers with impunity. Filled with knife-edge suspense and rich, tantalizing characters, this is Ken Follett writing at the top of his form -- unforgettable storytelling from an unforgettable writer
Eye of the needle : a novel by Ken Follett( Book )

175 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 14 languages and held by 4,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary World War II German agent with secret information about the Allied D-Day landing waits at an English lighthouse to be picked up by a submarine and becomes sidetracked by an affair with a paraplegic's wife
Jackdaws by Ken Follett( Book )

138 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 4,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely, motley team of six women must invade and destroy a German telephone exchange during World War II
The key to Rebecca by Ken Follett( Book )

295 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 16 languages and held by 4,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Wolff, a master spy, is on a mission to steal British military plans in World War II Cairo, and British officer Major Vandam must thwart him
Lie down with lions by Ken Follett( Book )

193 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 4,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American man, a French physician and an English woman are terrorized by the Russian invasion of Afghanistan
Night over water by Ken Follett( Book )

177 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 4,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English aristocrat, a German scientist, a murderer, a thief, and a beautiful woman are among the desperate passengers who board the most luxurious airliner ever built to escape from England two days after the declaration of war against Germany in 1939
The man from St. Petersburg by Ken Follett( Book )

234 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 4,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just before World War I, two men--one a noble Russian emissary, the other a denizen of Europe's underground--set in motion a concatenation of world-shaking, ultimately fatal events
On wings of eagles by Ken Follett( Book )

141 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 4,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a group of executives who were recruited to rescue two other executives from their imprisonment in Tehran
A dangerous fortune by Ken Follett( Book )

171 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 4,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught in the maelstrom are Augusta Pilaster, the raven-haired matriarch, strong-willed and sly, ever plotting to advance herself or her spoiled son, Edward, and gain control of Pilasters, the mighty bank that bears their name ... Solly Greenbourne, the rich Jewish heir to Greenbournes - the only bank to rival Pilasters in power and prestige - who must battle the dirty stain of anti-Semitism in a still-intolerant nation ... Maise Robinson, the beautiful and daring slum girl determined to be rich ... Micky Miranda, the sinister hanger-on orchestrating an alliance of blackmail and murder to finance his family's takeover of a nation's government - a move that could rock the very foundation of Britain's economy
The third twin : a novel by Ken Follett( Book )

186 editions published between 1006 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 4,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Third Twin, Follett offers a provocative, well-paced and sensational biotech-thriller about the genetic manipulation of human embryos. Striving to prove that offspring genetically predisposed toward aggression can learn to sublimate their combative nature through childhood conditioning by socially responsible parents, a feisty and brilliant young university researcher, Jeannie Ferrami, develops software to identify identical twins who have been reared apart. When she stumbles across what seems to be an impossibility --identical twins born to different mothers at separate locations on different dates-- Jeannie resolves to discover the truth. As she continues to investigate she begins to uncover a far-reaching conspiracy involving disturbing genetic experiments and some of the most powerful men in America--men who will kill to keep their secrets concealed
Edge of eternity by Ken Follett( Book )

99 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 4,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East German teacher Rebecca Hoffmann discovers she's been spied on by the Stasi for years and commits an impulsive act that will affect her family for the rest of their lives. George Jakes, the child of a mixed-race couple, bypasses a corporate law career to join Robert F. Kennedy's Justice Department, and finds himself in the middle not only of the seminal events of the civil rights battle, but a much more personal battle of his own. Cameron Dewar, the grandson of a senator, jumps at the chance to do some official and unofficial espionage for a cause he believes in, only to discover that the world is a much more dangerous place than he'd imagined. Dimka Dvorkin, a young aide to Nikita Khrushchev, becomes a prime agent both for good and for ill as the United States and the Soviet Union race to the brink of nuclear war, while his twin sister, Tanya, carves out a role that will take her from Moscow to Cuba to Prague to Warsaw and into history
The hammer of Eden : a novel by Ken Follett( Book )

176 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 4,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of eco-terrorists threaten to start an earthquake and destroy San Francisco unless the government abandons plans to create a dam. They are ignored until the earth trembles and FBI agent Judy Maddox discovers that the technology for a man-made earthquake is available. At which point a race against time gets underway
A place called freedom by Ken Follett( Book )

169 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th Century Scotland, Mack MacAsh, a rebellious youth who tried to escape from a slave mine, is caught and deported in chains to America. On the same boat is the mine owner's son, travelling to his plantation in Virginia, and with him is his fiancee, Lizzie Hallim, who helped MacAsh escape. She and MacAsh will meet again and love will bloom
Triple : a novel by Ken Follett( Book )

233 editions published between 1199 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 3,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a dangerous KGB operative on his trail, Nat Dickstein, British expatriate and Israeli intelligence agent, penetrates the control bureau of Euratom to steal uranium oxide and is forced to put his faith in an attractive woman
World without end : the epic eight-part miniseries by Howard Ellis( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aan de hand van vier personages, onder wie een bouwmeester die de 12e eeuwse gotische kathedraal van Knightsbridge wil restaureren, wordt een beeld gegeven van het politieke, sociale en godsdienstige leven in het 14e eeuwse Engeland
 
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Languages
English (1,574)

Spanish (661)

German (478)

Italian (250)

Polish (231)

French (228)

Hungarian (85)

Russian (44)

Portuguese (30)

Danish (24)

Chinese (23)

Catalan (15)

Persian (13)

Hebrew (13)

Japanese (12)

Croatian (9)

Serbian (6)

Turkish (5)

Swedish (5)

Greek, Modern (5)

Korean (5)

Slovenian (5)

Romanian (3)

Norwegian (3)

Thai (2)

Amharic (1)

Czech (1)

Finnish (1)

Marathi (1)

Burmese (1)

Albanian (1)

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Fall of giantsWorld without endWhiteoutCode to zeroHornet flightEye of the needle : a novelJackdawsThe key to Rebecca