Books by B.A. Shapiro

THE COLLECTOR'S APPRENTICE by B.A. Shapiro
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 16, 2018

"Less might have been more in this increasingly convoluted fusion of history and fantasy centered on an ambiguous central figure."
A woman with a shameful past, now in search of revenge and her family's forgiveness, finds herself assisting an irascible patron of the arts who is building one of the world's great private art collections. But will his paintings ever be hers? Read full book review >
THE MURALIST by B.A. Shapiro
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 3, 2015

"Eleanor Roosevelt's deep, end-of-life regret that the United States barred thousands of Europe's Jewish refugees adds poignant color to this story, but Shapiro tries too hard to make her fiction into moral instruction."
A political artist disappears and, 70 years later, her great-niece determines to find out why. Read full book review >
THE ART FORGER by B.A. Shapiro
Released: Oct. 23, 2012

"Despite a shaky premise, this is convincingly researched, engaging storytelling. Intelligent entertainment."
A cleverly plotted art-world thriller/romance with a murky moral core. Read full book review >