Night Over Water, Paperback


Set during the outbreak of the Second World War, Night Over Water is a feat of storytelling from the bestselling master of the historical thriller, Ken Follett.On a bright September morning in 1939, two days after Britain has declared war, a group of privileged but desperate people gather in Southampton to board the largest, most luxurious airliner ever built - the Pan American Clipper, bound for New York: an English aristocrat, fleeing with his family and a fortune in jewels; a German scientist, escaping from the Nazis; a murderer under FBI escort; a young wife running away from a domineering husband; and a handsome, unscrupulous thief ...'Master of the romantic thriller' Daily Telegraph 'The opulent interior of the first airliner on a transatlantic flight from England to New York in war-darkened 1939 is the setting for Follett's high-flying caper, guaranteed to hold the reader in their seat ...the master of epic suspense spins an excruciatingly taut drama, a whirlwind of romance and intrigue ...His best since Eye of the Needle' Publishers Weekly


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 688 pages
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
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  • Category: Espionage & spy thriller
  • ISBN: 9781447220596



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