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Robert Harris - Author


Robert Harris is the author of eight bestselling novels: Fatherland, Enigma, Archangel, Pompeii, Imperium, The Ghost, Lustrum and The Fear Index. Several of his books have been filmed, most recently The Ghost, which was directed by Roman Polanski. His work has been translated into thirty-seven languages. He lives in the village of Kintbury, west Berkshire, with his wife Gill Hornby and a fluctuating number of children.

In 2014 he was inducted into the CWA Hall of Fame.

If you like Robert Harris you might also like to read books by Allan Massie, C. J. Sansom and Guy Saville.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Robert Harris

An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris
An Officer and a Spy
Robert Harris
Winner of the Specsavers CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger - Thriller of the Year 2014. Open this book and you know immediately that you are in good hands. Harris’ fluent style, careful plotting and cranked up tension leave you breathlessly...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/05/2014
Lovereading Price: £6.39
An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris
An Officer and a Spy
Robert Harris
Winner of the Specsavers Popular Fiction Book of the Year 2013. Open this book and you know immediately that you are in good hands. Harris’ fluent style, careful plotting and cranked up tension leave you breathlessly turning the pages. It...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2013
Lovereading Price: £15.19
The Fear Index by Robert Harris
The Fear Index
Robert Harris
Shortlisted for the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger 2012. Robert Harris' latest book is gripping, compelling and unsettlingly a little too close to the truth. Set entirely over the course of a single day, The Fear Index follows the genius...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/05/2012
Lovereading Price: £6.39
The Fear Index by Robert Harris
The Fear Index
Robert Harris
Shortlisted for the Galaxy Crime & Thriller of the Year Award 2011. Robert Harris' latest book is gripping, compelling and unsettlingly a little too close to the truth. Set entirely over the course of a single day, The Fear Index...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2011
Lovereading Price: £15.19
Lustrum by Robert Harris
Lustrum
Robert Harris
Shortlisted for the inaugural Walter Scott Prize for historical fiction 2010. Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 29 October 2009. This is the second part of Harris's historical trilogy which began with Imperium. More political...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2009
Lovereading Price: £15.19
Pompeii by Robert Harris
Pompeii
Robert Harris
Superb – there is no other word for it. The research, plotting, excitement and emotions are thrilling. His existing fans eagerly await it, and new readers will love it too.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2009
Lovereading Price: £7.19
Fatherland by Robert Harris
Fatherland
Robert Harris
November 2011 Guest Editor Victoria Hislop selects Fatherland... Fatherland by Robert Harris is an amazing novel. In fact all his novels are great, but this just happens to be my favourite. Robert Harris always does extensive and exhaustive research...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2009
Lovereading Price: £7.19
The Ghost by Robert Harris
The Ghost
Robert Harris
March 2013 Guest Editor Charles Cumming on The Ghost... Probably the best thriller I’ve read in the last ten years, Harris’s story about a ghostwriter hired to pen the memoirs of a former British Prime Minister is both a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2008
Lovereading Price: £7.19
The Ghost by Robert Harris
The Ghost
Robert Harris
Harris is a brilliant thriller writer and the topicality of this book makes for an even better thriller full of twists turns and a real feeling of being in the inner circles of government.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2007
Lovereading Price: £15.19
Lustrum by Robert Harris
Lustrum
Robert Harris
Shortlisted for the inaugural Walter Scott Prize for historical fiction 2010. Rome 63 BC, power struggles, political machinations, physical intimidation, bribery, assassination and more in an exceptional historical thriller, superbly written. There is no hint of comparison between then and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2005
Lovereading Price: £7.19
The Fear Index by Robert Harris
The Fear Index
Robert Harris
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 10 November 2011. Shortlisted for the Galaxy Crime & Thriller of the Year Award 2011. Robert Harris' latest book is gripping, compelling and unsettlingly a little too close to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/1970
Lovereading Price: £0.00
Fatherland by Robert Harris
Fatherland
Robert Harris
November 2011 Guest Editor Victoria Hislop selects Fatherland... Fatherland by Robert Harris is an amazing novel. In fact all his novels are great, but this just happens to be my favourite. Robert Harris always does extensive and exhaustive research...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/04/2012
Lovereading Price: £7.19
An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris
An Officer and a Spy
Robert Harris
Winner of the Specsavers Popular Fiction Book of the Year 2013. Open this book and you know immediately that you are in good hands. Harris’ fluent style, careful plotting and cranked up tension leave you breathlessly turning the pages. It...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/02/2014
Lovereading Price: £11.19

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