The Man from St. Petersburg

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Penguin, Jun 3, 2003 - Fiction - 384 pages
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"Ken Follett has done it once more . . . goes down with the ease and impact of a well-prepared martini." —New York Times Book Review

His name was Feliks. He came to London to commit a murder that would change history. A master manipulator, he had many weapons at his command, but against him were ranged the whole of the English police, a brilliant and powerful lord, and the young Winston Churchill himself. These odds would have stopped any man in the world—except the man from St. Petersburg.

Look out for Ken Follett's newest book, A Column of Fire, available now.
 

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THE MAN FROM ST. PETERSBURG

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Follett, whose thrillers have been impressively tough-minded, goes all soft now—with a pre-WW I suspense-romance that recycles the Eye of the Needle premise (woman adores assassin) but surrounds it ... Read full review

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Excellent first book of Follett's that i've read.Beautifully crafted,though some parts were quite predictable.What impressed me was the theme of a typical english settings and suffragette movement following all a long.Good book!

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
25
Section 3
55
Section 4
73
Section 5
96
Section 6
117
Section 7
136
Section 8
155
Section 10
203
Section 11
214
Section 12
237
Section 13
245
Section 14
259
Section 15
285
Section 16
309
Section 17
311

Section 9
179

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About the author (2003)

Ken Follett is one of the world’s best-loved authors, selling more than 160 million copies of his thirty books. Follett’s first bestseller was Eye of the Needle, a spy story set in the Second World War. 

In 1989 The Pillars of the Earth was published, and has since become the author’s most successful novel. It reached number one on bestseller lists around the world and was an Oprah’s Book Club pick.
 
Its sequels, World Without End and A Column of Fire, proved equally popular, and the Kingsbridge series has sold 38 million copies worldwide.
 
Follett lives in Hertfordshire, England, with his wife Barbara. Between them they have five children, six grandchildren, and three Labradors. 

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