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Ken Follett has written under several pen names, including Martin Martinsen, Simon Myles, Bernard L. Ross, Zachary Stone.

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World Without End 10,376 copies, 284 reviews
Fall of Giants 6,454 copies, 269 reviews
Eye of the Needle 4,329 copies, 81 reviews
Winter of the World 3,495 copies, 126 reviews
A Dangerous Fortune 2,744 copies, 40 reviews
Whiteout 2,733 copies, 68 reviews
Jackdaws 2,648 copies, 50 reviews
The Third Twin 2,517 copies, 28 reviews
Code to Zero 2,392 copies, 31 reviews
The Key to Rebecca 2,387 copies, 29 reviews
Night Over Water 2,384 copies, 31 reviews
A Place Called Freedom 2,284 copies, 34 reviews
Hornet Flight 2,192 copies, 41 reviews
Edge of Eternity 2,135 copies, 86 reviews
The Man from St. Petersburg 2,111 copies, 17 reviews
The Hammer of Eden 1,939 copies, 19 reviews
Lie Down With Lions 1,822 copies, 32 reviews
On Wings of Eagles 1,627 copies, 16 reviews
Triple 1,527 copies, 20 reviews
A Column of Fire 1,496 copies, 52 reviews
The Modigliani Scandal 932 copies, 16 reviews
Paper Money 866 copies, 12 reviews
Under the Streets of Nice 119 copies, 6 reviews
The Big Needle 96 copies
The Power Twins 86 copies, 2 reviews
Sverdet og korset 40 copies, 1 review
Katedralen 37 copies, 1 review
Capricorn One 32 copies, 1 review
The Shakeout 22 copies
The Bear Raid 17 copies
Die Tore der Welt (12 CDs) 12 copies, 2 reviews
The Big Black 7 copies
The Big Hit 3 copies
2002 1 copy
2008 1 copy
1992 1 copy
2005 1 copy
Live and Let Die (Introduction, some editions) 2,818 copies, 60 reviews
The Pillars of the Earth [2010 TV mini series] (Original novel) 45 copies, 2 reviews
Granta 137: Followers (Contributor) 43 copies, 4 reviews
Eye of the Needle [1981 film] (Original book) 39 copies, 5 reviews
Murder on the Railways (Contributor) 37 copies, 2 reviews
World Without End [2012 TV miniseries] (Based on the book by) 12 copies, 1 review
Kloakrotterne 5 copies
A Feast of Stories (Contributor) 5 copies, 1 review
The Key to Rebecca [1985 TV movie] (Original book) 2 copies, 2 reviews
Tordenøglen - og andre historier fra fremmede verdener (Author, some editions) 2 copies, 1 review

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Author Ken Follett Takes On The 20th Century
All Things Considered, Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 0am

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He was born on 5 June 1949 in Cardiff, Wales, the son of a tax inspector. He was educated at state schools and graduated from University College, London, with an Honours degree in philosophy. He was made a Fellow of the college in 1995.

He became a reporter, first with his home-town newspaper the South Wales Echo and later with the London Evening News. While working on the Evening News he wrote his first novel, which was published but did not become a bestseller. He then went to work for a small London publishing house, Everest Books, eventually becoming Deputy Managing Director. He continued to write novels in his spare time. Eye of the Needle was his eleventh book, and his first success. Around 100 million copies of his books have been sold worldwide.
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Ken Follett has written under several pen names, including Martin Martinsen, Simon Myles, Bernard L. Ross, Zachary Stone.

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