By Ken Follett
In 1866, tragedy moves the particular Windfield tuition whilst a tender scholar drowns in a mysterious twist of fate. His dying and its aftermath start up a spiraling circle of treachery that may span 3 many years and entwine many lives.
From the specific men’s golf equipment and brothels that cater to each darkish hope of London’s top type to the remarkable ballrooms and mahogany-paneled suites of the manipulators of the world’s wealth, one relations is splintered via a shared legacy. yet greed, fed by way of the stunning fact of a boy’s dying, has to be stopped, or the desires of a state will die.
Praise for A risky Fortune
“A amazing page-turner.”—Los Angeles Times
“Political and amorous intrigues, cold-blooded homicide, and fiscal crises . . . out of date entertainment.”—San Francisco Chronicle
“Breathlessly plotted . . . relentlessly suspenseful.”—The big apple Times
“Gripping, complicated plot . . . sexual intrigue . . . interesting characters . . . You won’t manage to placed down this interesting page-turner.”—Lexington Herald-Leader
“Follett [builds] to a dramatic climax with an identical masterful regulate that guided Eye of the Needle and The Pillars of the Earth.”—Playboy
“I don’t frequently get pleasure from historic thrillers yet admit to being completely captivated by way of Ken Follett’s A harmful Fortune.”—Chicago Tribune
“Highly wonderful . . . Follett’s characters are drawn with large, lifelike strokes . . . this tale of greed and retribution should still win Follett new fans.”—Publishers Weekly
“Rich, complicated, exciting, suspenseful, good plotted . . . A harmful Fortune is risky studying. You won’t have the ability to placed it down.”—Authors and Critics
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