Events

Ken Follett in conversation with Ed Balls

Monday 8th November 2021
20:00 at Waterstones, Online Events

Join us for a very special digital event with international bestselling author Ken Follett, as he speaks to Ed Balls about his new novel Never on the evening before its publication.

Spanning the globe in a hugely ambitious, panoramic epic of impending apocalypse, Ken Follett’s first contemporary thriller for over a decade dissects the power plays and geopolitical crises that could lead to World War III.

More than a thriller, this immersive tour de force from a world-renowned author at the top of his game imagines a scenario we all hope never comes true, and one which will keep you transfixed until the final page.

Ken Follett is a thriller and historical fiction writer, whose works are phenomenal bestsellers around the world. After a run of espionage novels, including The Key to Rebecca and The Man from St. Petersburg, Follett changed tack with the historical epic The Pillars of the Earth in 1989. This multi-generational story then continued with two sequels, and a prequel, The Evening and the Morning, was published in 2020.

Ken Follett will be in conversation with Ed Balls, broadcaster, writer and economist. A former member of Parliament, he is currently a Professor of Political Economy at King’s College London and a Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School. Ed’s new book, Appetite: a Memoir in Recipes of Family and Food was published by Simon & Schuster in August 2021 and is a Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller.

The Book & Ticket option for this event includes an exclusive Never bookmark. Please note that bookmarks are only available while stocks last.

Please note that the Ticket & Book option for this event requires a UK postal address. Please do not select this option if you do not have a valid UK postal address as you will not receive the book and may still be charged. Books will be posted after the event and so will arrive a few days later.

This event is on Zoom. Please make sure you have Zoom installed and up to date on the device of your choice.

Waterstones, Online Events
Monday 8th November 2021
20:00

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