The Da Vinci Code

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Anchor, 2006 - Fiction - 489 pages
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The secret Catholic organization known as Opus Dei has struck. The elderly curator of the Louvre has been found dead inside the museum, surrounded by eldritch ciphers in invisible ink. It is up to Harvard semiotician Robert Langdon and his French cryptologist partner Sophie Neveu to decode the cipers, and get to the bottom of an ever-widening mystery. They discover that the late curator was the gatekeeper of the "Priory of Sion", a secret society whose members included Leonardo da Vinci, and that he sacrificed his life to protect a vastly important ancient religious relic from Opus Dei. If Langdon and Neveu do not deciper the clues in time, Opus Dei will get its hands on the relic, and havoc will be wrought.

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Great storytelling, but not the best writing. - LibraryThing
Writing style sucked, plot was feeble. - LibraryThing
Researched, detailed and entertaining. - LibraryThing
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Thrilling and a page turner. - LibraryThing
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User Review  - br14juas - LibraryThing

Dan Brown and "The DaVinci Code" is a that brings back the works of DaVinci to tie with its creative, symbolic, and historical connections to the suspenseful plot. Like in "Angels And Demons" Dan ... Read full review

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User Review  - Indranil Saha - Flipkart

Not only a thriller but also a brain teaser. Plenty of knowledge and information as well. A classic in itself. What more to say Read full review

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About the author (2006)

DAN BROWN is the bestselling author of Digital Fortress, Angels & Demons, and Deception Point. He lives in New England.

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