by Dan Brown
Category: Crime, Mystery & Thrillers / Thrillers
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
Publication date: 24 April 2006
Number of pages: 608
Prizes: Winner of British Book Awards: Book of the Year 2005.
Alongside the body of the elderly curator of the Louvre, police have found a series of baffling codes. Unless Robert Langdon, a Harvard professor and Sophie Neveu, a gifted French cryptologist can decipher the labyrinthine code and quickly assemble the pieces of the puzzle, a stunning historical truth will be lost forever...
What the papers say:
"'Wow...Blockbuster perfection...An exhilaratingly brainy thriller. Not since the advent of Harry Potter has an author so fiagrantly delighted in leading readers on a breathless chase' New York Times; 'Brown's novel adroitly blends the chase-scene-stuffed thrillers of Robert Ludlum and the learned romps of Umberto Eco...For anyone who wants more brain-food than thrillers normally provide' Sunday Times; 'Exceedingly clever...Both fascinating and fun...a considerable achievement' Washington Post; 'A gripping bestseller...Brown has cracked the bestseller code' Guardian; 'Some genuinely fascinating insights into Grail history make this the best thriller FHM has read in yonks' FHM"
Dan Brown is the bestselling author of Digital Fortress, Angels & Demons and Deception Point. He is a graduate of Amherst College and Phillips Exeter Academy, where he has taught English and creative writing. He lives in New England and can be found on the web at www.danbrown.com
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