May 13, 2013
In the early morning of March 18, 1990, two thieves disguised as Boston police officers entered the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and made off with thirteen pieces of art today worth over $500 million. It remains the largest unsolved art heist in history. This crime is the inspiration for B.A. Shapiro’s exhilarating bestselling novel The Art Forger as readers follow Claire Roth, a struggling young artist with her own scandalous past, is about to discover that that there’s more to this crime than meets the eye.