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Flick has to persuade herself that she is ready for her most important mission: to inaugurate a fighting team for an attack on a château used as a key Gestapo base--her team (all women, with one exception) are the eponymous "jackdaws". This fresh concept is carried off with the kind of effortless skill that was the distinguishing feature of Follett's best books, and his protagonist Flick is a distinctive, unusual creation. --Barry Forshaw --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
When reading this book I couldn't help but be amazed at Mr. Follett's gift of story telling in the context of history. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Michal
Ken Follett's great story telling combined with amazingly accurate details about women's role in WW2 espionage/sabotage from a British point of view. Read morePublished 11 months ago by EH
Waiting for the next one ... Ken Follettt is one of my favourite autors.
Already recommended it ot my friends.
Every Follett book is special, and so is this one.
You won't regret it.
I loved this book, I couldn't put it down. The topic was great, it kept you on the end of your seat. I highly recommend it!Published on Jan. 20 2009 by G. Wilson
I had not read anything for several years when I picked up the book Jackdaws. This was my first Ken Follett book. I could not put this book down. Read morePublished on March 3 2004 by Jeremy OBrien
I am a keen reader of Folletts work. Even though they all give similar flavor in different wrapping, I think his ability keep the reader on the tip toes must be... Read more
I actually ended up liking this audiobook. Never having been a great fan of Follett's work, Pillars of the Earth being an exception, I actually found myself getting into the... Read morePublished on Jan. 12 2004 by Avid Reader
It's been many long years since I dipped into a Ken Follett novel; I recall reading The Eye Of The Needle as a youngster--I may have been about twelve years old! Read morePublished on Jan. 9 2004 by sleeping sheepsnake