Order of Ken Follett Books
Ken Follett is a Welsh novelist who writes historical and thriller novels. His books have sold over 100 million copies. Follett started out working for a publisher in London called Everest Books, meanwhile writing on the side as a hobby. When he needed money for some car repairs, he started writing books as Simon Myles to pay them off. Since then, he’s used several other pen names, but has written the majority of his books under his real name.
Follett largely writes standalone novels, but has a few brief series as well. Ken has been writing since The Big Needle was published in 1974. Below is a list of Ken Follett’s books in order of publication and in chronological order:
Publication Order of Apples Carstairs Books
Publication Order of Piers Roper Books
Publication Order of Pillars Of The Earth Books
Publication Order of Century Trilogy Books
Publication Order of Standalone Novels
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Notes: The Apples Carstairs books were written under the pseudonym of Simon Myles. Amok: King of Legend and Capricorn One were written under the pseudonym of Bernard L. Ross. The Modigliani Scandal was written under the pseudonym of Zachary Stone. The Mystery Hideout and The Power Twins were written under the pseudonym of Martin Martinsen.
The Big Needle was also published as The Big Apple in the United States. The Mystery Hideout was also published as The Secret of Kellerman’s Studio. Eye of the Needle was also published as Storm Island.
Follett does not consider Heist of the Century to be his book, but rather a re-write of Rene Louis Maurice’s original French work. It was also published under the titles of The Gentleman of 16 July, Under the Streets of Nice and Robbery Under the Streets of Nice.