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By Paul Christopher

There's fact in paintings. however the fact can kill.

Young archaeologist Finn Ryan is laboring for a London public sale condo whilst she will get a few not likely good fortune. besides the good-looking younger nobleman Billy Pilgrim, she's inherited a home in Amsterdam, a shipment send off Borneo South Pacific, and what seems to be a faux Rembrandt.

But the pretend hides a true Rembrandt portrait, which in flip hides a clue to a centuries-old secret. Finn and Billy aren't the single ones who comprehend what's at stake-and what's ready to be stumbled on on the backside of the South Pacific. Pursued around the world through ruthless adversaries, Finn and Billy are thrown into the search for a forgotten treasure which may swap their lives forever-or finish their lives in an instant.

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Rembrandt's Ghost (Finn Ryan, Book 3)

There's fact in artwork. however the fact can kill.

Young archaeologist Finn Ryan is laboring for a London public sale residence while she will get a few not likely good fortune. besides the good-looking younger nobleman Billy Pilgrim, she's inherited a home in Amsterdam, a shipment send off Borneo South Pacific, and what seems to be a pretend Rembrandt.

But the faux hides a true Rembrandt portrait, which in flip hides a clue to a centuries-old secret. Finn and Billy aren't the one ones who comprehend what's at stake-and what's ready to be chanced on on the backside of the South Pacific. Pursued all over the world via ruthless adversaries, Finn and Billy are thrown into the search for a forgotten treasure which can switch their lives forever-or finish their lives in an instant.

The Forest: A Novel

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ISBN: 0345441788
EAN: 9780345441782
ASIN: 0345441788
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Publication Date: 2001-07-03
Number of Pages: 784
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Lev Davidovich would never know if the twelve days during which they remained stranded in that spot in the middle of nowhere ­were due to the delays in the diplomatic consultations or if it was only because of the most devastating snowstorm he’d ever seen, capable of lowering the thermometers to forty degrees below zero. Covered with all of the coats, hats, and blankets at their disposal, they received Seriozha and Anya, who traveled without the children, who ­were still too little to be exposed to those temperatures.

But soon Caridad would feel that those places had an excess of that which she ­wasn’t seeking (men willing to inebriate her to throw her in bed) and something, still undefined, was lacking, something capable of motivating her and reconciling her with her own soul. Then that fine woman, surrounded by luxury and comfort from birth, educated by nuns, an expert rider of Arabian h ­ orses, married to that own­er of factories who was, by his very nature, removed from the feelings of men who worked for their wealth, removed her jewels and attractive clothing and descended in search of the shadiest corners of the city.

He felt that, at that exact moment, his exile was beginning—­true, complete, without any support. Aside from his family and a very few friends who had reiterated their solidarity, he was a man who was overwhelmingly alone. His only useful allies for a battle like the one he had to initiate (how? ) ­were still confined in work camps or had already given in, but all of them remained within the borders of the Soviet ­Union, and his relationship with them was snuffed out by distance, repression, and fear.

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