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Dan Brown was born in Exeter, New Hampshire on June 22, 1964. He was a graduate of Amherst College and Phillips Exeter Academy, where he spent time as an English teacher before turning his efforts to writing. In 1996, his interest in code-breaking and covert government agencies led him to write his first novel, Digital Fortress, which quickly became a #1 national bestselling eBook. In its first week on sale, The Da Vinci Code debuted at #1 on The New York Times Bestseller list, simultaneously topping bestseller lists at The Wall Street Journal, Publishers Weekly, and San Francisco Chronicle. Later, the book hit #1 on every major bestseller list in the country. The book was made into a motion picture by Columbia Pictures, starring Tom Hanks. Brown's other works include Deception Point; Angels and Demons, which was also adapted into a film, The Lost Symbol, and Inferno, which was recently adapted into a film. Origin is his latest New York Times bestseller. His novels have been translated and published in more than 50 languages around the world. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from The Da Vinci Code… (more)
The Da Vinci Code 67,441 copies, 1,275 reviews
Angels and Demons 43,674 copies, 763 reviews
The Lost Symbol 20,394 copies, 687 reviews
Digital Fortress: A Thriller 19,603 copies, 254 reviews
Deception Point 19,488 copies, 249 reviews
Inferno 10,482 copies, 491 reviews
Origin 5,151 copies, 188 reviews
Wild Symphony 163 copies, 3 reviews
187 Men to Avoid 11 copies, 1 review
INFERNO 1 copy
Diabolus 1 copy
Pôvod 1 copy

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Avviatosi inizialmente all'attività di cantante-musicista, dal 1993 e per alcuni anni fu insegnante di inglese presso la Phillips Exeter Academy.
Lasciato l'insegnamento nel 1996, si dedica a tempo pieno alla scrittura creativa.

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