Dan Brown is the author of numerous #1 bestselling novels, including The Da Vinci Code, which has become one of the best selling novels of all time as well as the subject of intellectual debate among readers and scholars. Brown’s novels are published in 56 languages around the world with over 200 million copies in print.

✦ Before becoming a writer Brown tried his hand at music and released a handful of albums.

✦ In 2005 Brown was listed in Time magazine’s 100 most influential people of the year

✦ Despite being a novelist Dan Brown claims to hate novels.