Books in Order
Name: Daniel Silva
Born: 19 December 1960
Place of birth: Michigan, USA
First book: The Unlikely Spy
Previous employment: journalist
Fun fact #1: one of Daniel’s neighbors provides crucial expertise on Art to make Gabriel Allon authentic.
Fun fact #2: Daniel wrote The Unlikely Spy while working for CNN and quit to be a full-time writer after the success the book achieved.
Awards (not an exhaustive list):
- Barry Award (twice)
Daniel Silva Book List & Suggested Book Order
Daniel Silva Interview
Gabriel Allon series creator, Daniel gives an insight into his thriller series, plus comments on his writing and the art world. Could he pull of a major international art heist or is it just a fantasy?
Daniel Silva Biography
Daniel Silva was born on December 19, 1960, which makes him a Sagittarius, which is one of the Fire signs.
Both Daniel’s parents were teachers in Detroit, a city with a population of nearly 680,000 people in Michigan, which is a state in the north of the United States of America and is almost fully enclosed by the Great Lakes. His father was called Richard and his mother was named Carol. They both taught in the Merced school system.
Despite being born in Michigan, Daniel was raised in California, his family having moved there when he was seven years old. He obtained a B.A. from Fresno State and then got a spot on a graduate program in international relations at San Francisco State University. However, no sooner had he got that spot than he was offered gainful employment with United Press International (UPI). The job with UPI was only a temporary post, during which he’d cover the 1984 Democratic National Convention in nearby San Francisco. The draw of the exciting world of journalism was too strong for Daniel, and at the first opportunity, he abandoned his studies to work for UPI full-time.
Initially, Daniel worked in San Francisco, but later he moved to Washington D.C, and then he moved to Cairo, the capital city of Egypt. It was while here that he…
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If you love Daniel Silva’s books you need the most comprehensive book list available, which includes a check list, alternative titles, page counts, movie adaptations, co-authors, star ratings, and a host of other features, plus:
- Gabriel Allon series in order
- Michael Osbourne books in order
- a complete list of standalone novels
Why Read the Daniel Silva Gabriel Allon Books in Order?
Highly respected author Daniel Silva has crafted a hero with one of the most unlikely of occupations for his Gabriel Allon series - art restorer. Luckily for thriller lovers, this hero just happens to be a former Israeli intelligence operative! A #1 New York Times bestselling author, Daniel has immersed Gabriel in 17 adventures so far, and to his fans delight, show no sign of stopping any time soon.
This Daniel Silva book list not only gives all the Daniel Silva books in chronological order, but lets you see the characters develop and witness events at the correct time, just as Daniel intended.
So, if ever you've wondered about a Daniel Silva book order or the Gabriel Allon series order, here it is.