“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
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”
“The plotting is beautiful.”
Library Journal (Starred Review)
“The unfolding of the plot within a plot are handled … with skill and a sure sense of the dramatic.”
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
“It’s suspense all the way through.”
If achievement is a mélange of skill, perseverance and luck, along the way I’ve had periods of fierce drive, missed great opportunities and been the recipient of incredible luck.
Nearly forty years after it was first published, Howard Kaplan’s spy novel The Damascus Cover is making a comeback.
If you’re in need of a good spy thriller, Howard Kaplan has written one that appears to stand the test of time.