Tightly written thrillers like The Marching Season (RB# 95808) have made best-selling novelist Daniel Silva a favorite of readers everywhere. In The Kill Artist, he paints an absorbing portrait of a reluctant hero’s attempt to thwart an old enemy to preserve a precarious peace. After the assassination of his wife and son, Gabriel Allon retires from his brutal anti-terrorist career and loses himself in his previous cover job: art restoration. But when Tariq al-Hourani, the Palestinian terrorist responsible for his family’s death, begins a killing spree designed to destroy Middle East peace talks, Gabriel once again slips into the shadowy world of international intrigue. In a global game of hide-and-seek, the motives of Gabriel and Tariq soon become more personal than political.
Filled with vivid action and a fascinating cast of supporting characters, The Kill Artist delivers pulse-pounding suspense, carried to a startling climax by the tension-packed narration of George Guidall.
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My first experience with a Daniel Silva novel was indeed a good one. A great story and very believable at that. As always, George Guildall's narration is second to none. Anytime you see Mr. Guidall is narrating the story, it will be a wonderful experience.
Obscene Language Throughout
While the storyline and the characters are good, the obscene language is a real put-off. Why can't wordsmiths come up with content that isn't disgusting and offensive?