THE ICON HUNTER – A Refugee’s Quest to Reclaim Her Nation’s Stolen Heritage

by Tasoula Hadjitofi with Kathy Barrett

On Sale: April 11, 2017

Throughout history, art smugglers, war profiteers, and terrorists have stolen countless icons, frescos, mosaics and cultural artifacts from vulnerable, war-torn countries – and continue to do so today in places like Syria and Iraq.  One woman has made it her life’s work to retrieve them.

The Icon Hunter Book CoverIn a powerful memoir, Tasoula Hadjitofi—refugee, Icon Hunter, and culture crime watcherreveals her perilous journey from refugee to orchestrating “The Munich Case,” one of the largest European art trafficking stings since WWII.  THE ICON HUNTER (Pegasus Books; April 11, 2017; Hardcover; 400 pages) is the story of the pursuit of justice and Tasoula’s riveting adventure into the underworld of art trafficking.

Published by Pegasus Books on April 11, 2017

ISBN-10: 1681773236
ISBN-13: 978-1681773230

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Tasoula Hadjitofi’s proceeds from book sales will benefit Walk of Truth.