A Glancing Light by Aaron Elkins
(Chris Norgren Mysteries)

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When a priceless stolen masterpiece is discovered among a shipment of reproductions to a Seattle art musuem, the mild mannered, law-abiding curator, Chris Norgren, reluctantly agrees to find out how the painting got there. All too soon, what should have been a pleasant interlude in Italy turns into a bizarre odyssey into shady art world doings and deadly secrets....
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About Aaron Elkins

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Aaron Elkins's previous books include "Skeleton Dance, LoAaron Elkins's previous books include "Skeleton Dance, Loot, Twenty Blue Devils, " and "Old Bones, " which won the Edot, Twenty Blue Devils, " and "Old Bones, " which won the Edgar Award for Novel of the Year. He lives with his wife, Chagar Award for Novel of the Year. He lives with his wife, Charlotte, on Washington's Olympic Peninsula. rlotte, on Washington's Olympic Peninsula.
 
Published April 1, 2014 by Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller. 234 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure, Arts & Photography, Crime. Fiction

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 Another adventure for curator Chris Norgren, specialist in Renaissance and Baroque at the Seattle Arts Museum (Deceptive Clarity, 1987).

May 20 2010 | Read Full Review of A Glancing Light (Chris Norgr...

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Set in the gossipy, rumor-ridden art world, this thoroughly enjoyable mystery begins with the discovery of a fake Van Eyck and a real Rubens in the Seattle warehouse of an importer of schlock art sold

Jan 04 1999 | Read Full Review of A Glancing Light (Chris Norgr...

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