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“Kaplan is up there with the best”
-Clive Cussler

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The Spy's Gamble

“Kaplan is…without peer in his grasp of the delicate and explosive relationship between the Israelis and the Palestinians. This is a thriller in the best tradition of the genre.” -Los Angeles Times

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Los Angeles Times

“This is a thriller in the best tradition by an author who knows the Middle East like the back of his hand”

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BBC News

“The plotting is beautiful.”

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Library Journal (Starred Review)

“The unfolding of the plot within a plot are handled … with skill and a sure sense of the dramatic.”

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

“It’s suspense all the way through.”

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At the age of 21, Howard Kaplan was sent on a mission into the Soviet Union to smuggle a dissident’s manuscript on microfilm to London.

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What It’s Like To Never Be Allowed To Leave Your Home

I mentor four writers in Gaza through We Are Not Numbers, a nonprofit organization founded in 2015 by an American journalist to pair Palestinians under 30 with international mentors. The goal is to help develop the English language skills of Palestinian youth and to...

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