Angels & Demons (Paperback)
Washington Square Press, 9781416580829, 480pp.
Publication Date: March 31, 2009
List Price: 16.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.
Not Currently Available for Direct Purchase
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Da Vinci Code comes the book that started it all--the first explosive adventure for world-renowned symbologist Robert Langdon. World-renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is summoned to a Swiss research facility to analyze a cryptic symbol seared into the chest of a murdered physicist. What he discovers is unimaginable: a deadly vendetta against the Catholic Church by a centuriesold underground organization--the Illuminati. Desperate to save the Vatican from a powerful time bomb, Langdon joins forces in Rome with the beautiful and mysterious scientist Vittoria Vetra. Together they embark on a frantic hunt through sealed crypts, dangerous catacombs, deserted cathedrals, and the most secretive vault on earth...the longforgotten Illuminati lair. Angels & Demons is soon to be a major motion picture from Sony Pictures--starring Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, and Ayelet Zurer, and directed by Ron Howard.
About the Author
Dan Brown is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Da Vinci Code and, previously, Digital Fortress, and Deception Point. He is a graduate of Amherst College and Phillips Exeter Academy, where he spent time as an English teacher before turning his efforts fully to writing. He lives in New England with his wife.