The Unlikely Spy

The Unlikely Spy

By Daniel Silva

Signet Book, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780451209306, 752pp.

Publication Date: May 6, 2003

Description
In wartime," Winston Churchill wrote, "truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies." For Britain's counterintelligence operations, this meant finding the unlikeliest agent imaginable-a history professor named Alfred Vicary, handpicked by Churchill himself to expose a highly dangerous, but unknown, traitor. The Nazis, however, have also chosen an unlikely agent: Catherine Blake, a beautiful widow of a war hero, a hospital volunteer-and a Nazi spy under direct orders from Hitler to uncover the Allied plans for D-Day...



About the Author
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 and The English Spy. His books are published in more than thirty countries and are bestsellers around the world. He serves on the United States Holocaust Memorial Council and lives in Florida with his wife, NBC correspondent Jamie Gangel, and their two children, Lily and Nicholas.

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Praise For The Unlikely Spy

"Evocative...memorable...a classic World War II espionage tale." - Washington Post



"Silva keeps the suspense keen." - Los Angeles Times



"A roller-coaster World War II adventure that conjures up memories of the best of Ken Follett and Frederick Frosyth." - Orlando Sentinel