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Theodosia Browning investigates a Charleston steeped in tradition and treachery

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They are part of an elite unit. On task. Off grid.

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True love deserves a second chance . . . .

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Shocking evidence hits close to home...


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Also by Ken Follett:

Edge of Eternity, September 2014
Winter Of The World, September 2012
Fall of Giants, October 2010
World Without End, October 2008
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World Without End, October 2007
The Pillars of the Earth, April 2007
Paperback (reprint)
Whiteout, October 2005
Paperback (reprint)
Eye Of The Needle, January 2005

World Without End
Ken Follett

October 2007
On Sale: October 9, 2007
1024 pages
ISBN: 0525950079
EAN: 9780525950073
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Ken Follett has 90 million readers worldwide. The Pillars of the Earth is his bestselling book of all time. Now, eighteen years after the publication of The Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett has written the most-anticipated sequel of the year-World Without End.

In 1989 Ken Follett astonished the literary world with The Pillars of the Earth, a sweeping epic novel set in twelfth-century England centered on the building of a cathedral and many of the hundreds of lives it affected. Critics were overwhelmed-?it will hold you, fascinate you, surround you? (Chicago Tribune)-and readers everywhere hoped for a sequel.

World Without End takes place in the same town of Kingsbridge, two centuries after the townspeople finished building the exquisite Gothic cathedral that was at the heart of The Pillars of the Earth. The cathedral and the priory are again at the center of a web of love and hate, greed and pride, ambition and revenge, but this sequel stands on its own. This time the men and women of an extraordinary cast of characters find themselves at a crossroad of new ideas- about medicine, commerce, architecture, and justice. In a world where proponents of the old ways fiercely battle those with progressive minds, the intrigue and tension quickly reach a boiling point against the devastating backdrop of the greatest natural disaster ever to strike the human race-the Black Death.

Three years in the writing, and nearly eighteen years since its predecessor, World Without End breathes new life into the epic historical novel and once again shows that Ken Follett is a masterful author writing at the top of his craft.

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CBS Sunday Morning - October 7, 2007


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