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World Without End - Ken Follett

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Published: 27th July 2010
For Ages: 18+ years old
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The #1 "New York Times" bestselling sequel to The Pillars of the Earth.

Ken Follett astonished the literary world with "The Pillars of the Earth," a sweeping epic novel set in twelfth-century England that centered on the building of a cathedral and the men, women, and children whose lives it changed forever. Now, two centuries after the townspeople of Kingsbridge finished building the exquisite edifice, four children slip into the forest and witness a killing-an event that will bind them all by ambition, love, greed, and revenge...

About the Author

Ken Follett is one of the world's most popular authors. He has written sixteen novels, which include Eye of the Needle, The Man from St. Petersburg, Lie Down with Lions, and more recently, Jackdaws, Hornet Flight, and Whiteout. In 1989 he surprised readers by radically changing from a writer of spy thrillers to a historical novelist with The Pillars of the Earth. It was published to rave reviews and bestselling success and eventually became the bestselling of all Ken Follett's books.

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5.0

Loved this book when I first read it

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Pros

  • Captures Time And Place
  • Easy To Understand
  • Great For Anyone
  • Original Story
  • Well Written

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    • Gift
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    • Travel Reading

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    All good.

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    4.0

    wonderful tale

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    from portland vic au

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    Pros

    • Captures Time And Place
    • Great For Anyone
    • Interesting Characters
    • Original Story
    • Well Written

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Older Readers

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      if you liked Pillars of the Earth as I did, then this is a must read. another great read.

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      "An epic tale in which you will willingly lose yourself for quite a spell." "The Denver Post" "Follett's no-frills prose does its job, getting smoothly through more than a thousand pages of outlaws, war, death, sex, and politics to end with an edifice that is as well constructed and solid as Merthin's bridge. A." "The Washington Post" "This wonderful sequel should leave you . . . with a 'deep contentment . . . like twilight on a summer evening.'" "Entertainment Weekly" "A lively entertainment for fans of"The Once and Future King," "The Lord of the Rings," and other multilayered epics." "Kirkus Reviews"(starred review) "Readers will be captivated." "Publisher's Weekly""

      Ken Follett

      Ken Follett was only twenty-seven when he wrote The Eye of the Needle, the award-winning novel which became an international bestseller and a distinguished film. Before that he had been a newspaper reporter and a publishing executive after studying philosophy at University College, London. He has since written eleven equally successful novels and the non-fiction bestseller On Wings of Eagles. He lives with his family in London and Hertfordshire.

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      ISBN: 9780451228376
      ISBN-10: 0451228375
      Audience: General
      For Ages: 18+ years old
      For Grades: 12
      Format: Paperback
      Language: English
      Number Of Pages: 1024
      Published: 27th July 2010
      Country of Publication: US
      Dimensions (cm): 17.0 x 10.7  x 4.1
      Weight (kg): 0.43