Ken Follett

CharitiesPosted by
ARTnews

Writer Ken Follett Donates Book Proceeds Toward Restoring Famed Cathedral

A multimillion-dollar project to save a cathedral in France has received a major donation from British author Ken Follett, whose historical fiction has itself often paid homage to medieval architecture. Per a report in the Guardian, he put the proceeds from his book about the fire that ravaged Notre-Dame in 2019 toward a restoration campaign at Brittany’s Saint-Samson de Dol-de-Bretagne. The sum, about €148,000 (£127,000), will go to the Fondation du patrimoine, which will direct the money to the campaign.
Picture for Writer Ken Follett Donates Book Proceeds Toward Restoring Famed Cathedral
CharitiesThe Guardian

Ken Follett gives book proceeds to French cathedral restoration fund

The bestselling British author Ken Follett is donating the proceeds from his book about the Notre-Dame fire to restore a cathedral in Brittany. Follet is giving €148,000 (£127,000) towards a multimillion euro project to save Saint-Samson de Dol-de-Bretagne cathedral. The sum is what he has made from his book Notre-Dame:...
Picture for Ken Follett gives book proceeds to French cathedral restoration fund
RELATED CHANNELS
Charitiesartdaily.com

Ken Follett donates royalties to restore French cathedral

PARIS (AFP).- Welsh writer Ken Follett will donate the royalties from his book "Notre-Dame", published after the Paris cathedral was ravaged by fire in 2019, to help restore another Gothic cathedral in Brittany, it was announced Monday. Follett wrote the short e-book celebrating the history of Notre Dame to raise...
RELATED PEOPLE
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE