Sep 9, 2011 — Fall of Giants, the first installment of Ken Follet's epic 20th century trilogy, debuts at No. 9.
Aug 24, 2011 — Veteran best-seller Ken Follett returns with the first in a trilogy spanning the 20th century, while Jan Karon delivers with her second Father Tim novel. In nonfiction, Jimmy Carter reveals his White House Diary, while Ariana Huffington finds America resembling the Third World.
Jul 15, 2011 — NPR coverage of Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak, Manya Harari, and Max Hayward. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
Sep 26, 2010 — Fall of Giants is the latest doorstop from author Ken Follett. The massive tome is the first in a three-part series that follows five families through the tumultuous events of the 20th century.
Jun 6, 2008 — Doctor Zhivago offers a day-by-day portrait of the lives of ordinary Russians through the Revolution of 1917. Nearly 40 years after reading it for the first time, Ursula Le Guin credits Boris Pasternak's sweeping epic for making her the novelist she is today.