by Daniel Silva
Editor: HarperCollins Publishers
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Gabriel Allon, master restorer of art and the assassin, is back in a bewitching new thriller from author Daniel Silva’s best-selling no. 1For all Robert Ludlum fansSometimes the best way to find a masterpiece theft is to steal another one.Legendary spy and art restorer Gabriel Allon is in Venice as repairing an altarpiece by Veronese when he receives an urgent call from the Italian policeArt dealer Julian Isherwood stumbled on a terrible murder scene in Lake Como, and is detained as a suspectTo save his friend, Gabriel must perform a simple task: find the most famous painting missing in the worldThe dead man fell British spy with a secret: it was trafficking stolen artworks and selling them to a mysterious collectorAmong these paintings, the most emblematic missing masterpiece: the Caravaggio the glorious Nativity with St. Francis and St. LawrenceGabriel embarks on a daring manoeuvre to recover the Caravaggio that will lead him on an exciting hunt from Paris and London to Marseille and Corsica, and finally, for a small private bank in Austria.Straddling the worlds of art and espionage, THE hold-up is a story-turner of intrigue, populated by a remarkable distribution of spies, assassins and thieves
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