Conclave
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Conclave

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Unputdownable’ Guardian
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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.

Title:Conclave
Edition Language:English
ISBN:
Format Type:Kindle Edition
Number of Pages:287 pages

    Conclave Reviews

  • Diane S ?
    Oct 19, 2016

    4.5 The second book in as many days that I didn't want to put down. It initially appealed to me because I spent most of my school years in Catholic schools, was pretty young when Vatican two came arou...

  • Jeffrey Keeten
    Nov 26, 2016

    ”Sede vacante, . . . .The throne of the Holy See is vacant.” The Power of God, the Ambition of Men.Cardinal Jacopo Lomeli has been contemplating retirement to peaceful meditation and study for sev...

  • Matt
    Nov 03, 2016

    Harris returns with another remarkable novel of historical fiction, turning his narrative to the present as explores a highly pious and political event. THE POPE IS DEAD! This startling piece of news ...

  • Jaidee
    Nov 23, 2016

    4 "solid, carefully layered, quietly thrilling" stars ! We have all of Mr. Robert Harris' novels and I have read none of them. When I saw this in the bookstore, however, I just had to have it. I was a...

  • Annet
    Nov 05, 2016

    This is a lonely place, and the hour is now late...Interesting, fascinating, intriguing. 'Unputdownable'(Guardian), yes, that is the right word. The process of the Vatican Conclave, the thought of the...

  • Dem
    Nov 25, 2016

    A captivating and intelligent thriller that takes us inside the Vatican for an election of the new pope. I wasn't entirely sure I wanted to read this novel but something about it's cover drew me to ...

  • Cathrine ?
    Dec 28, 2016

    4.4★Holy smoke was this a good one.The blurb tells you what you need to know. I had never read or heard of this author but most definitely will be checking out his other books.It was compelling, fas...

  • Emma
    Jan 23, 2017

    Excellent read! It almost felt like historical fiction because there was quite a lot about the traditions of the conclave and also where the outside world is deliberately shut out for the process of e...

  • ConstantReader Paul O'Neill
    Jan 22, 2017

    Interesting book, thought provoking with a great ending. I thought this would be a thriller played against the backdrop of a Conclave. Turns out that it had more depth than I anticipated, with religio...

  • Linda
    Dec 15, 2016

    The author, Robert Harris, was given the privilege of visiting the locations that are permanently closed to the public to help him in his research of this book. The reader is given an in-depth tour an...