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Quote of the Week: Character Descriptions

Spotted by James Flaherty:

“His brow was dark and thick; his jaw was sturdy and resolute.  It was a face, thought Ogilvy, that had been built to take a punch.”  –from The English Spy, by Daniel Silva

Fiction

Review - The English Spy by Daniel Silva

The English Spy weaves together reams of continuity and backstory into an utterly masterful spy novel. The latest in the Gabriel Allon series is not just an exemplary thriller, but a spellbinding portrait of the damaged lives lead by spies, their handlers, and their bureaucratic allies. 246 more words

Reviews

The English Girl by Daniel Silva

Hello book lovers!

This was such a great book! I’m so sad this book has been chilling on my bookshelf for a year! This was a very different read for me and so fun! 229 more words

Book Review

Review: The Confessor


The Confessor by Daniel Silva
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

I will admit that I’d not come across Daniel Silva’s books before, despite having… 548 more words

Fiction

"It isn't that simple..."

Note: This post is the fourteenth installment in my author’s commentary for Eternal Empire, covering Chapter 15. You can read the previous installments here… 1,005 more words

Writing

The Heist

Daniel Silva isn’t a bestselling author of thrillers for nothing – he writes well, develops interesting plots and characters, and creates suspense, all without overdoing the sex and blood. 303 more words

Books

Interview with Daniel Silva / Wywiad z Danielem Silvą

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When I was living in Lima, I contacted Daniel Silva, a Peruvian photographer who won the World Press Photo in the category of Sports Feature in 2004. 2,086 more words

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