Jul 19 2014
Daniel Silva: book signing and discussion

Daniel Silva: book signing and discussion

Presented by Murder by the Book at Murder by the Book

Murder by the Book presents Daniel Silva. Daniel Silva will sign and discuss his new book, The Heist (Harper; $27.99).


Gabriel Allon, art restorer and occasional spy, searches for a stolen masterpiece by Caravaggio in #1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva's latest action-packed tale of high stakes international intrigue.

Sometimes the best way to find a stolen masterpiece is to steal another one . . .

Master novelist Daniel Silva has thrilled readers with sixteen thoughtful and gripping spy novels featuring a diverse cast of compelling characters and ingenious plots that have taken them around the globe and back–from the United States to Europe, Russia to the Middle East. His brilliant creation, Gabriel Allon–art restorer, assassin, spy–has joined the pantheon of great fictional secret agents, including George Smiley, Jack Ryan, Jason Bourne, and Simon Templar.

Following the success of his smash hit The English Girl, Daniel Silva returns with another powerhouse of a novel that showcases his outstanding skill and brilliant imagination, and is sure to be a must read for both his multitudes of fans and growing legions of converts.

Daniel Silva is the award-wining, number one 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 and The English Girl.

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, Jamie Gangel, and their two children, Lily and Nicholas.

Photo Credit: John Earle

Admission Info

Free Event.

Event Guidelines:

  1. Silva will allow photos, but fans will have to lean in from the front of the table to get their picture taken. (No posed photos).
  2. Silva will sign copies of The Heist and 3 older titles per person.  Due to the size of the crowd, there will be no second round.
  3. The Heist goes on sale July 15th.  Line Numbers for the event will be available starting that day.
  4. A copy of The Heist must be purchased from MBTB in order to obtain a line number and get anything signed.
  5. Seating and parking are first come, first served.  Please note that Silva draws one of our biggest crowds every year.  Chairs will be put out at 3:00 p.m. on the day of the signing.

Phone: (713) 524-8597

Dates & Times

2014/07/19 - 2014/07/19

Additional time info:


Location Info

Murder by the Book

2342 Bissonnet, Houston, TX 77005