The Amber Room by Steve Berry

The Amber Room

The Amber Room is one of the greatest treasures ever made by man: an entire room forged of exquisite amber, from its four massive walls to its finely crafted furniture. But it is also the subject of one of history's most intriguing mysteries. Originally commissioned in 1701 by Frederick I of Prussia, the Room was later perfected Tsarskoe Selo, the Russian imperial city. In...

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The Amber Room Reviews

  • Kristy Lin Billuni
    I didn't much like DaVinci Code, but since I met Steve Berry and liked what he had to say about writing, I thought I'd give this one a try. I may now be in love with the genre. It combines what I love about historical fiction--history lessons--with another area of learning--learning about art--and B...
  • Andy
    A mediocre novel at best. If you're looking for a reasonably entertaining book for a long airplane ride then this might do the trick. Otherwise, I think there are much better books of this genre out there. While the concept of recovering lost art treasures that were looted by the Nazis in WWII is a ...
  • Ann
    Oh Amber Room, how did I hate thee? Let me count the ways...- Every German says "und" (instead of "and") even as they're speaking English.- Women say "Damn you" to the man they're about to sleep with.-"Damn" used in every other sentence: "The trail was easy to follow. Too damn easy."-How much needle...
  • Amy
    with such a fascinating (and real) historical subject, it's hard to put into words just how horrifyingly awful berry's execution of this story is. i noted that a lot of people like this. gave it 4 stars even. how is this possible?i am tempted though, to read more of berry's work. it's almost inspiri...
  • Bonnie
    I have one word that sums up my feelings for this book, and unfortunately, 90% of The Amber Room's dialogue content: "Hardly." Defined:1.Only just; almost not; barely: We had hardly reached the lake when it started raining. hardly any; hardly ever.2. not at all; scarcely: That report is hardly surpr...
  • Sophie Narey (Bookreview- aholic)
    Published: 2007Author: Steve BerryRecommended for: fans of mystery and history fictionThis book caught my attention straight away from the cover to the first paragraph. it was a joy to read it. It was fast paced and kept you guessing as to what was going to happen next. I wouldnt say any of it was p...
  • Piyangie
    A good concept but a weak plot. Couldn't like any of the characters. And too much of swearing really put me off!...

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