Meet the Author of Moscow Rules

Do art restorers/spies make your heart go aflutter? If the answer is yes, chances are you are a fan of the Gabriel Allon series. You can meet the author, Daniel Silva, this Friday, August 1st at 7:00 p.m. at Nicola’s Books. He will be on hand to discuss his latest book Moscow Rules. In it, Gabriel is restoring a painting for the Vatican when he is called upon to track down why a Russian journalist was killed and to stop a potential terrorist attack.

Not familiar with the series? Readers first meet Gabriel Allon in The Kill Artist. He is a former Israeli spy who was recruited to avenge the deaths of athletes assassinated at the Munich Olympics. At the start of The Kill Artist, Allon lives a quiet life restoring priceless works of art after retiring from espionage. His life is disrupted when Ari Shamron comes to lure him back to face Tariq, the man who killed his son and severely injured is wife. Moscow Rules is the eighth book in the series. Since the start, Allon has done everything from meet the president of the United States to the Pope and attract worldwide media attention.