WorldCat Identities

Reid, Jasper 1959-

Works: 5 works in 21 publications in 2 languages and 1,288 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Alternative histories (Fiction)  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PQ6719.I54, 863.7
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jasper Reid
The master of the Prado : a novel by Javier Sierra( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New York Times bestselling author Javier Sierra takes you on a grand tour of the Prado museum in this historical novel that illuminates the fascinating mysteries behind European art--complete with gorgeous, full-color inserts of artwork by da Vinci, Boticelli, and other master artists"--
Valfierno : the man who stole the Mona Lisa by Martín Caparrós( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale inspired by the infamous 1911 theft of the Mona Lisa finds the dying Marquis de Valfierno divulging to an American journalist the truth about his secret identity as a working-class Argentine youth who drew on his artistic mastery in order to become one of the world's most notorious art thieves
A tale of two lions : a novel by Roberto Ransom( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As this novel of passion and obsession draws to a close, the two captivating felines find their way to center stage. Entrancing a new master (or subject?), the cape-wearing debt-ridden owner of an Italian traveling circus, Pasha and Cattino become stars."--Jacket
The master of the Prado : a novel by Javier Sierra( )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented as a fictionalized autobiography, The Master of the Prado begins in Madrid in 1990, when Sierra encounters a mysterious stranger named Luis Fovel within the halls of the Prado. Fovel takes him on a whirlwind tour and promises to uncover startling secrets hidden in the museum's masterpieces-secrets that open up a whole new world to Sierra. The enigmatic Fovel reveals how a variety of visions, prophesies, conspiracies, and even heresies inspired masters such as Raphael, Titian, Hieronymus Bosch, Botticelli, Brueghel, and El Greco. The secrets they concealed in their paintings are stunning enough to change the way we think about art, uncovering mysteries about historical facts, secret sects, and prophetical theories. It is these secrets that lead Sierra to question his entire understanding of art history and unearth groundbreaking discoveries about European art. At once a captivating novel and a reference guide to Madrid's famed museum, The Master of the Prado is full of insights and intriguing mysteries. Sierra brings historical characters alive in this astounding narrative filled with dazzling surprises that will entrance you
El maestro del Prado : y las pinturas proféticas by Javier Sierra( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Esta aventura se inicia en 1990, cuando Javier Sierra tropieza en las galerías del Museo del Prado con un misterioso personaje que se ofrece a explicarle las claves ocultas de algunas de sus obras maestras. Visiones místicas, anuncios proféticos, conspiraciones, herejías y hasta mensajes que parecen llegados del "otro lado" inspiraron a maestros como Rafael, Tiziano, el Bosco, Juan de Juanes, Botticelli, Brueghel o el Greco. Y según ese inesperado maestro, lo que todos ellos dejaron escrito en sus pinturas es tan sobrecogedor como revolucionario
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.16 for The master ... to 0.74 for El maestro ...)

Valfierno : the man who stole the Mona Lisa
A tale of two lions : a novel