Five linked families live out their destinies as the world is shaken by tyranny and war in the mid-twentieth century
Ken Follett was twenty-seven when he wrote Eye of the Needle, an award-winning thriller that became an international bestseller. He then surprised everyone with The Pillars of the Earth, about the building of a cathedral in the Middle Ages, which continues to captivate millions of readers all over the world and its long-awaited sequel, World Without End, was a number one bestseller in the US, UK and Europe. Fall of Giants and Winter of the World, the first bestselling books in the Century trilogy are followed by the epic finale, Edge of Eternity.
Gripping . . . powerful * New York Times *
A consistently compelling portrait of a world in crisis * The Washington Post *
This book is truly epic . . . The reader will probably wish there was a thousand more pages. * The Huffington Post *