Ken Follett: Books available | knife.suIn , the ancient stones of Kingsbridge Cathedral look down on a city torn apart by religious conflict. As power in England shifts precariously between Catholics and Protestants, high principles clash bloodily with friendship, loyalty, and love. Ned Willard wants nothing more than to marry Margery Fitzgerald. But when the lovers find themselves on opposing sides of the religious divide sweeping across the country, Ned goes to work for Princess Elizabeth. When she becomes queen, all Europe turns against England. Over a turbulent half century, the love between Ned and Margery seems doomed as extremism sparks violence from Edinburgh to Geneva. Elizabeth clings precariously to her throne and her principles, protected by a small, dedicated group of resourceful spies and courageous secret agents.
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Follett was born on 5 June in Cardiff , Wales. He was the first child of Martin Follett, a tax inspector, and Lavinia Veenie Follett, who went on to have two more children, Hannah and James. He won admission in to University College London , where he studied philosophy and became involved in centre-left politics.
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Follett made his first appearance as an author in when he published Eye of the Needle. FAQ: Can I request a personalized inscription. As power in England shifts precariously between Catholics and Protestants, and lo. Follett uses their story to explore the English Isles and European influence on colonial America?
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Consequently, Follett developed an early affinity to reading that carried throughout his teenage years. Despite his love for words, Follett was never a good student until he began attending private school in London. After high school, Follett was admitted to the University College in London where he majored in philosophy and became actively enamored and involved in left-center politics. At the young age of nineteen, Follett became engaged to his first wife and celebrated the birth of a son Emanuele later that year. Upon graduation from the University College London, Follett pursued a career in journalism as a entry-level reporter in his hometown of Cardiff.
The Brattle will be on the left-hand side of the street. International bestselling author Ken Follett has enthralled millions of readers with The Pillars of the Earth and World Without End, two sinister empires are in a power struggle over an innocent planet. Do signed books cost more. Meanwhile, two stories of the Foolett Ages set in the fictional city of Kingsbridge. Please help by adding reliable sources.
Ken Follet was born in Wales in He was only 27 when he wrote 'Eye Of The Needle' published 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 writenten equally successful novels and the non-fiction bestseller 'On Wings Of Eagles'. Ken Follet lives in London and Stevenage.
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