In The Secret Servant a terrorism expert is bludgeoned to death in Amsterdam. Was the murder the work of a crazy extremist or something else? In London the daughter of the American ambassador is kidnapped and an impossible ransom is requested. Are these events related? Enter our hero, art restorer Gabriel Allon who is also a Mossed agent. Another exciting, fast paced, well written, fun international thriller by Daniel Silva. — Sarah Knight
All of Silva's novels are captivating for their brilliant writing, not to mention his intrigue and characters! This new novel follows Gabriel Allon, art restorer turned Israeli spy as he stays one step behind a kidnapped woman. A masterpiece! — Hilary Wartinger
A terrorist plot in London leads Israeli spy Gabriel Allon on a desperate search for a kidnapped woman in this thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva.
While in Amsterdam, Israeli intelligence officer and master art restorer Gabriel Allon discovers a plot that is about to explode in the middle of London. The daughter of the American ambassador is to be brutally kidnapped. But Gabriel arrives too late to save her. And when he reveals his face to the plot’s masterminds, his fate is sealed as well.
Drawn once more into the service of American intelligence, Gabriel desperately searches for the missing woman as the clock ticks steadily toward the hour of her execution. The search will thrust him into an unlikely alliance with a man who has lost everything because of his devotion to Islam. It will cause him to question the morality of the tactics of his trade. And it might very well cost him his life…
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year
About the Author
Daniel Silva is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Unlikely Spy, The Mark of the Assassin, The Marching Season, and the Gabriel Allon series, including 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, and House of Spies. His books are published in more than thirty countries and are bestsellers around the world.
“Allon is Israel’s Jack Bauer…Thrill factor:*****.”—USA Today
“The action moves quickly, the subject matter feels impressively current, and Silva’s multidimensional characters seem instantly like old friends.”—The Washington Post