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

Pillars of the Earth 23,579 copies, 694 reviews
World Without End 10,845 copies, 291 reviews
Fall of Giants 6,880 copies, 280 reviews
Eye of the Needle 4,523 copies, 83 reviews
Winter of the World 3,762 copies, 134 reviews
A Dangerous Fortune 2,879 copies, 42 reviews
Whiteout 2,864 copies, 68 reviews
Jackdaws 2,763 copies, 49 reviews
The Third Twin 2,635 copies, 29 reviews
The Key to Rebecca 2,514 copies, 32 reviews
Night Over Water 2,506 copies, 33 reviews
Code to Zero 2,498 copies, 30 reviews
A Place Called Freedom 2,400 copies, 38 reviews
Edge of Eternity 2,349 copies, 95 reviews
Hornet Flight 2,280 copies, 42 reviews
The Man from St. Petersburg 2,239 copies, 17 reviews
The Hammer of Eden 2,024 copies, 18 reviews
Lie Down With Lions 1,888 copies, 32 reviews
A Column of Fire 1,831 copies, 60 reviews
On Wings of Eagles 1,692 copies, 17 reviews
Triple 1,586 copies, 20 reviews
The Modigliani Scandal 979 copies, 18 reviews
Paper Money 910 copies, 11 reviews
The Evening and the Morning 721 copies, 24 reviews
Under the Streets of Nice 128 copies, 6 reviews
The Big Needle 104 copies
The Power Twins 94 copies, 3 reviews
Os Pilares da Terra - Volume I 63 copies, 3 reviews
Sverdet og korset 42 copies, 1 review
Katedralen 39 copies, 1 review
Secret of Kellerman's Studio 33 copies, 1 review
Capricorn One 32 copies, 1 review
The Shakeout 25 copies
The Bear Raid 19 copies
Die Tore der Welt (12 CDs) 11 copies, 2 reviews
The Big Black 9 copies
The Big Hit 4 copies
Live and Let Die (Introduction, some editions) 2,958 copies, 68 reviews
The Pillars of the Earth [2010 TV mini series] (Original novel) 59 copies, 2 reviews
Granta 137: Followers (Contributor) 48 copies, 4 reviews
Eye of the Needle [1981 film] (Original book) 41 copies, 5 reviews
World Without End [2012 TV miniseries] (Based on the book by) 41 copies, 1 review
Murder on the Railways (Contributor) 36 copies, 2 reviews
Kloakrotterne 5 copies
A Feast of Stories (Contributor) 5 copies, 1 review
The Key to Rebecca [1985 TV movie] (Original book) 3 copies, 3 reviews
Tordenøglen - og andre historier fra fremmede verdener (Author, some editions) 2 copies, 1 review

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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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