Eye of the Needle

By Ken Follett
(Avon, Mass Market Paperback, 9780380733354, 384pp.)

Publication Date: August 2000

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Mass Market Paperback, Compact Disc, Compact Disc, Compact Disc, Compact Disc, MP3 CD, MP3 CD

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One enemy spy knows the secret if the Allies' greatest deception, a brilliant aristocrat and ruthless assassin--code name: "The Needle"--who holds the key to the ultimate Nazi victory.

Only one person stands in his way: a lonely Englishwoman on an isolated island, who is coming to love the killer who has mysteriously entered her life.

Ken Follett's unsurpassed and unforgettable masterwork of suspense, intrigue, and dangerous machinations of the human heart.




About the Author

Ken Follett's career as a bestselling author has spanned more than three decades. He is the author of numerous immensely popular books, including Eye of the Needle, Triple, The Key to Rebecca, The Man From St. Petersburg, On Wings of Eagles, Lie Down With Lions, The Pillars of the Earth, A Dangerous Fortune, The Third Twin, The Hammer of Eden, and World Without End. He lives in England with his wife, Barbara Follett, a British M.P.




NPR
Monday, Jul 12, 2010

Tess Gerritsen -- a physician turned thriller writer -- is the author of more than 15 thrillers. Her series about police detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles has been adapted into TV show, which debuts Monday on TNT. She recommends Ken Follett's Eye of the Needle. More at NPR.org

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