A high-speed, high-stakes thriller from Ken Follett, the grand master of international action and suspense. Look out for Ken's newest book, A Column of Fire, available now. A fabulous "lost masterpiece" becomes the ultimate prize-for an art historian whose ambition consumes everyone around her, an angry young painter with a plan for revenge on the art establishment, and a desperate gallery owner who may have double-crossed his own life away. Behind the elegance and glamour of the art world, anything goes-theft, forgery, betrayal, and maybe even murder. . . .
Praise for the novels of Ken Follett "Great entertainment." -The Baltimore Sun "Gripping." -The New York Times "Follett really knows how to tell a story." -The Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Follett is a master of crafty plot and incredible detail." -Time "The man tells a story so well. . . . Follett can make things glow with some beautifully written episodes." -St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Follett is a master." -The Washington Post "Few authors deliver as consistently as Follett." -Pittsburgh Press "A major talent." -Booklist
Ken Follett, geboren 1949 in Wales, von Beruf Journalist, wurde mit seinem Thriller 'Die Nadel' weltberühmt. Brillante Erzählkunst verbindet sich in seinen Büchern mit fundierter Sachkenntnis. 2013 wurde er mit dem Edgar Award ausgezeichnet.