He is one of the bestselling authors of the past 10 years, but for those readers yet to settle down with A Dan Brown book the place to pick one up is OXFAM.
More of his books, including THE DA VINCI CODE, have been donated to Oxfam's bookshops than any other author in the past year. * - The Daily Telegraph.
After centuries of being kept under lock and key, the Secret Archives of the Vatican are being opened to outsiders in an attempt to dispel the myths and mystique created by works of fiction such as Dan Brown's ANGELS AND DEMONS.
The archives, jealously guarded until now, provide one of the key settings in Brown's thriller in which Harvard 'symbologist' Robert Langdon races against time to stop a secret religious order, the Illuminati, from destroying Vatican City. - Nick Squires, The Daily Telegraph. (click HERE for full article.)
"Time is a river ..... and books are boats. Many volumes start down that stream, only to be wrecked and lost beyond recall in its sands. Only a few, a very few, endure the testings of time and live to bless the ages following" - THE LOST SYMBOL, Dan Brown.
* Most donated after Dan Brown;-
02. Ian Rankin.
03. Patricia Cornwell.
04. Alexander McCall Smith.
05. John Grisham.
06. Danielle Steel.
07. JK Rowling.
08. Jeremy Clarkson.
09. Maeve Binnchy.
10. Bill Bryson.