Books by Noah Charney

THE COLLECTOR OF LIVES by Ingrid D. Rowland
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"Rowland and Charney do more than deliver a richly detailed life of this singular Renaissance figure. They raise intriguing questions about how tastes and standards develop."
The life and times of a true Renaissance man who knew everyone—and immortalized them forever. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 5, 2010

"A brisk tale of true-life heroism, villainy, artistry and passion."
Charney (Art History/American Univ. of Rome; The Art Thief, 2007, etc.) unsnarls the tangled history of Jan van Eyck's 15th-century The Ghent Altarpiece (aka The Mystic Lamb), "the most desired and victimized object of all time." Read full book review >
THE ART THIEF by Noah Charney
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 18, 2007

"A pseudo-intellectual mystery: If this is the best story Charney can build from his experiences, he is advised to keep his day job."
A novel about stolen paintings and forgeries by a student of art crime. Read full book review >