Related Program: The Book Show The Book Show #1464 - Daniel Silva By Joe Donahue • Aug 9, 2016 Related Program: The Book Show TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / 25:24 Daniel Silva is widely acclaimed as one of America's greatest spy novelists. He's know for his creation of the hero art-restorer assassin and spy, Gabriel Allon. His latest, The Black Widow, is the 16th novel in which Allon has appeared. Tags: the book showISISegyptnovelwarterrorismMiddle EastAl QaedaTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content The Book Show #1463 - Liz Moore By Joe Donahue • Aug 2, 2016 Listen Listening... / 25:24 Novelist Liz Moore’s latest is The Unseen World , which tells the moving story of a daughter’s quest to discover the truth about her beloved father’s hidden past. The story begins in a computer science lab in 1980s-era Boston and follows the girl’s quest to figure out her father’s secrets in a virtual universe. The Book Show #1462 - Emily Barton By Joe Donahue • Jul 26, 2016 Listen Listening... / 25:24 What if an empire of Jewish warriors that really existed in the Middle Ages had never fallen—and was the only thing standing between Hitler and his conquest of Russia? Emily Barton’s new novel, The Book of Esther, is a saga of war, technology, mysticism, power, and faith. The Book Show #1461 - Russell Banks By Joe Donahue • Jul 19, 2016 Listen Listening... / 25:24 Russell Banks’ works include the novels Continental Drift, Cloudsplitter, The Sweet Hereafter, and Affliction. His latest, Voyager: Travel Writings, is a collection of travel essays spanning the globe from the Caribbean to Scotland to the Himalayas. The Book Show #1460 - Joshua Cohen By Joe Donahue • Jul 12, 2016 Listen Listening... / 25:26 Joshua Cohen’s new novel, Book of Numbers, is narrated by a fictional Joshua Cohen – also a writer, whose misfortune is to have written a book with the publication date of September 11, 2001.