Conclave
Robert Harris

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Narrated By: Roy McMillan

Duration: 8 hours and 20 minutes

What to expect

THE POWER OF GOD. THE AMBITION OF MEN.

***SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER***

The Pope is dead.

Behind the locked doors of the Sistine Chapel, one hundred and eighteen cardinals from all over the globe will cast their votes in the world’s most secretive election.

They are holy men. But they have ambition. And they have rivals.

Over the next seventy-two hours one of them will become the most powerful spiritual figure on earth.
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Munich, Robert Harris's new spy thriller set in the days leading up to World War II, is available now.
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Unputdownable’ Guardian
‘Gripping’ Sunday Times

Genre

Thriller / suspense fiction, Religious & spiritual fiction

Listen to a sample

Thriller of the year . . . with a plot so serpentine and sinuous that I could not bear to put it down.

Daily Mail BOOKS OF THE YEAR

A real page-turner, with a great twist in the final pages.

The Times BOOKS OF THE YEAR

Harris’ superlative skill at depicting power politics makes this an irresistibly gripping papal page-turner.

Sunday Times, BOOKS OF THE YEAR

‘I have been waiting for most of my life for Robert Harris to write a novel that is not gripping, insightful and entertaining. I am waiting still. His latest, Conclave, is superb.

The Times BOOKS OF THE YEAR

Finishing this splendid and intelligent story, as with all great fiction, brings an acute sense of loss.