The Fallen Angel: A Novel

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Harper Collins, Jul 17, 2012 - Fiction - 464 pages
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Art restorer, assassin, spy—Gabriel Allon returns in The Fallen Angel, another blockbuster espionage thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva. The acclaimed author of Portrait of a Spy, Silva (“a world class practitioner of spy fiction” —Washington Post) is an undisputed master of the genre who has brought “new life to the international thriller” (Newsday).

A breathtaking adventure that races around the globe, The Fallen Angel begins in Rome, where Allon is called upon to investigate a murder at the Vatican, one with disastrous repercussions that could plunge the world into a conflict of apocalyptic proportions. If you haven’t yet been drawn into Daniel Silva’s thrilling universe of intrigue, danger, and exceptional spycraft, start here—and see why the Philadelphia Inqurer declares that, “The enigmatic Gabriel Allon remains one of the most intriguing heroes of any thriller series.”

 

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Slightly different tone to this story than previous Gabriel Allon novels, as Allon is drawn into an investigation originated by the Vatican itself. Eventually, the Israeli spy network is pulled in as ... Read full review

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Daniel Silva’s “The Fallen Angel” catapulted me on to a high mountain where revered storytellers reach into the stratosphere, collect the sparkling debris of shooting stars, and through some rare and ... Read full review

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Contents

CITY OF THE DEAD
VATICAN CITY
PIAZZA DISPAGNA ROME 3 THE SISTINE CHAPEL
ST PETERS BASILICA
PIAZZA DISPAGNA ROME 6 TRASTEVERE ROME
VATICAN CITY
PIAZZA DISPAGNA ROME 9 CERVETERI ITALY
PIAZZA DI SANTIGNAZIO ROME 11 PIAZZA DI SANTIGNAZIO ROME
THE VATICAN GARDENS
PIAZZA DISPAGNA ROME 16 THE VIA VENETO ROME
CITY OF
BEN GURION AIRPORT ISRAEL
18JERUSALEM
KING SAUL BOULEVARD TEL AVIV 20 KING SAUL BOULEVARD TEL AVIV
RUE DE MIROMESNIL PARIS
QUAIDES C…LESTINS PARIS 23 ST MORITZ SWITZERLAND 24 ST MORITZ SWITZERLAND 25 ST MORITZ SWITZERLAND

VILLA GIULIA ROME
APOSTOLIC PALACE VATICAN CITY

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Daniel Silva is the award-winning, #1 †New York Times†bestselling author of†The Unlikely Spy,†The Mark of the Assassin,†The Marching Season,†The Kill Artist,†The English Assassin,†The Confessor,†A Death in Vienna,†Prince of Fire,†The Messenger,†The Secret Servant,†Moscow Rules,†The Defector,†The Rembrandt Affair,†Portrait of a Spy,†The Fallen Angel,†The English Girl,†The Heist,†The English Spy, The Black Widow, House of Spies and The Other Woman (2018).††He is best known for his long-running thriller series starring spy and art restorer Gabriel Allon.†Silva’s books are critically acclaimed bestsellers around the world and have been translated into more than 30 languages.†He resides in Florida with his wife, television journalist Jamie Gangel, and their twins, Lily and Nicholas. For more information visit†www.danielsilvabooks.com

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