The Paris Vendetta by Steve Berry

Paris Vendetta by Steve Berry

The Paris Vendetta
by Steve Berry

isbn 978-0345505477
Pub. Date 12/1/09

Book description: When Napoleon Bonaparte died in exile in 1821, he took to the grave a powerful secret. As general and Emperor, he had stolen uncountable riches from palaces, national treasuries, even the Knights of Malta and the Vatican. In his final days, his British captors hoped to learn where the loot lay hidden. But he told them nothing and in his will he made no mention of his treasure. Or did he?
Former-Justice Department operative Cotton Malone is about to find out after trouble comes knocking at his Copenhagen bookshop. Actually, it breaks and enters in the form of an American Secret Service agent with a pair of assassins on his heels. Malone has his doubts about the anxious young man, but narrowly surviving a ferocious firefight convinces him to follow his unexpected new ally.

Loved this book! It combines history with modern adventure in a way that brings both the past and the present to life. It is fiction, but as I read it felt real enough that it was hard to tell exactly where historical fact ended and the fiction began – very entertaining.

DEAL ALERT - The Paris Vendetta has a list price of $26, but is available at Amazon at a 42% discount.

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322 comments for “The Paris Vendetta by Steve Berry

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    January 9, 2010 at 9:41 am

    Sounds like an interesting read :)

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    January 9, 2010 at 3:30 pm

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    January 9, 2010 at 8:21 pm

    I learned that Steve Berry and his wife, Elizabeth, have founded History Matters, a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving our heritage.

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