Mysterious Book Report No. 193 – The Heist

By |2016-08-08T06:37:21+00:00August 8th, 2016|Mysterious Book Report|

The Heist by Daniel Silva Harper Collins, $27.99, 467 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-232005-6 One of the greatest tragedies in the world today—and God knows there’s no shortage of them to choose from—is the huge and ever-expanding loss of the world’s art heritage due to theft . . . crimes that are often underwritten by some of the globe’s wealthiest citizens and performed by teams of well organized professional criminals. The

Mysterious Book Report No. 60 – More Summer Reading

By |2016-03-06T08:47:50+00:00March 6th, 2016|Mysterious Book Report|

Hey everyone, this is a continuation of last week’s column, MBR NO. 59, about summer reading suggestions.  Last week we had 1. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn, 2. Amped, by Daniel Wilson, and 3. The Third Gate, by Lincoln Child. Here’s seven more to fill out your summer reading list. 4.  Broken Harbor, (Viking, $27.95) by Tana French, features detective Mick Kennedy and the Dublin Murder Squad trying to

Mysterious Book Report No. 40 – Portrait Of A Spy

By |2016-01-28T07:06:26+00:00January 28th, 2016|Mysterious Book Report|

Portrait of a Spy by Daniel Silva Harper, $26.99, 448 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-207218-4 We’re reviewing a thriller by one of the big-guns in MBR number 40.  The book is Portrait of a Spy by Daniel Silva.  Daniel Silva is hands down, the best international thriller and spy novelist writer in the genre today.  If you liked Ian Fleming, John LeCarre, or Robert Ludlum at the top of their game,