Daniel Silva





Daniel Silva


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January 01, 1960

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Daniel Silva began his writing career as a journalist for United Press International (UPI), traveling in the Middle East and covering the Iran-Iraq war, terrorism and political conflicts. From UPI he moved to CNN, where he eventually became executive producer of its Washington-based public policy programming. In 1994 he began work on his first novel, The Unlikely Spy, a surprise best seller that won critical acclaim. He turned to writing full time in 1997 and all of his books have been New York Times/national best sellers, translated into 25 languages and published across Europe and the world. His latest book is The English Spy (Harper, 2015). He lives in Washington, D.C.

Series:
* Michael Osbourne
* Gabriel Allon

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Daniel and Chuck Todd discuss Russia, Daniel’s predictions inMoscow Rules,and why The English Spy pivots from the Middle East to Europe.Daniel also talks about aging Gabriel Allon, bringing the books in line with current events, and how his journalistic background informs his writing.


Daniel Silva and Chuck Todd on Meet the Press


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“So what are you planning to do with the rest of your life?
Develop a drinking problem. More Scotch, please.”
Daniel Silva, The Marching Season

“I can be whoever you want me to be: CIA, FBI, DIA, an agency so fucking secret you've never heard of it before." -Gabriel Allon”
Daniel Silva, The Secret Servant

“To Pakistan? Or Afghanistan? Or Wherever-the-fuck-istan?”
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