Ken Follett’s next novel, titled A Column of Fire, will be published in 2017!
The next novel in the Kingsbridge series, A Column of Fire is set during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. The plot follows lovers Will Willard and Margery Fitzgerald over a half century of political and religious turbulence. The two are on opposite sides of the conflict between the Protestants and the Catholics. Will also works for Queen Elizabeth, who has created the country’s first secret service to give her the information she needs to control England in the face of extremist violence.