Dan Brown was born in 1964. He is a graduate of Amherst College and Phillips Exeter Acadamy, where he spent time as an English teacher before writing full time.
He is the son of a Presidential Award winning math professor and of a professional sacred musician. Dan's wife Blythe, an art historian and painter collaborates on his reseach and accompanies him on his frequent research trips.

Book List in Order:9 titles

  • #1 New York Times bestselling author Dan Brown makes his picture book debut with this mindful, humorous musical, and uniquely entertaining book! Travel through the trees and across the seas with Maestro Mouse and his musical friends! Young readers...


  • Bilbao, Spain Robert Langdon, Harvard professor of symbology and religious iconology, arrives at the ultramodern Guggenheim Museum Bilbao to attend a major announcement -- the unveiling of a discovery that “will change the face of science forever....


  • Now, with his stunning new novel, Inferno, Dan Brown takes readers deep into the heart of Italy ... guiding them through a landscape inspired by one of history's most ominous literary classics. THE DARKEST PLACES IN HELL ARE RESERVED FOR THOSE WHO...


  • CERN Institute, Switzerland: a world-renowned scientist is found brutally murdered with a mysterious symbol seared onto his chest. The Vatican, Rome: the College of Cardinals assembles to elect a new pope. Somewhere beneath them, an unstoppable bomb ...


  • In this stunning follow-up to the global phenomenon The Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown demonstrates once again why he is the world's most popular thriller writer. The Lost Symbol is a masterstroke of storytelling -- a deadly race through a real-world labyr...


  • While in Paris on business, Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon receives an urgent late-night phone call: the elderly curator of the Louvre has been murdered inside the museum. Near the body, police have found a baffling cipher. While working to solve...


  • A shocking scientific discovery. A conspiracy of staggering brilliance. A thriller unlike any you've ever read.... When a NASA satellite discovers an astonishingly rare object buried deep in the Arctic ice, the floundering space agency proclaims...


  • 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 ...


  • When the NSA's invincible code-breaking machine encounters a mysterious code it cannot break, the agency calls its head cryptographer, Susan Fletcher, a brilliant and beautiful mathematician. What she uncovers sends shock waves through the corridors ...