Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code

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Dan Brown Biography & Background Dan Brown is the best selling author of ‘The Da Vinci Code’, among many other best sellers such as ‘Angel’s & Demon’s’, ‘The Lost Symbol’ and his most recent work - ‘Deception Point’. Born and raised in Exeter, New Hampshire in The USA. The eldest of three children, he attended the high-end school Phillips Exeter Academy where his father was a maths teacher, in 1982. His mother, Constance, was a professional musician involved in performing sacred music. Despite the fact that Brown graduated from Phillips Exeter, he had actually attended a local public school until the ninth grade. At 3rd level, the genius author attended Amherst College, later graduating with a degree in English and Spanish in 1986. He attempted…show more content…
The basic plot is explained below: In Paris, Harvard symbologist Langdon is awakened by a phone call in the middle of the night. The ancient curator of the Louvre Museum has been killed inside the museum, his body covered in baffling symbols at the site of this murder. As Robert Langdon and gifted cryptologist Sophie Neveu (French) sort through the complex and confusing riddles, they are stunned to discover a trail of clues hidden in the works of Leonardo da Vinci—clues visible for all to see and yet ingeniously disguised by the painter himself. Even more interesting, the late curator was involved in the Priory of Sion—a secret society whose members included Sir Isaac Newton, Victor Hugo, and Da Vinci—and he guarded a breathtaking historical secret nobody knew about. Unless Professor Robert Langdon (Harvard) and Neveu can decipher the labyrinthine puzzle—while avoiding the faceless adversary who shadows their every move—the explosive, ancient truth will be lost…show more content…
However, Robert stopped communicating with Elizabeth after meeting with Marta and Ignazio, and the WHO feared he betrayed them and was working with Zobrist to unleash the plague. They gave Robert benzodiazepine drugs to erase his short-term memory, created a fake head wound, and staged every event up to this point so that Robert would be motivated to solve it. Sienna, Vayentha, and Ferris are all actors working for The Consortium ( secret organisation tasked with protecting the cylinder). Sienna goes rogue, and The Consortium realizes she was a secret supporter and lover of Zobrist. She learned where the plague is being kept after Robert solved the riddle and acquires a private jet to get to it before everyone else. Robert, the WHO, and The Consortium, team up to stop her. However Robert and the others find the plague is in the Cistern where Sienna already is. Langdon spots her and chases her until she finally gives up, she then begins to sob and tells Langdon everything about the plague. Sienna tells Sinskey everything she knows about Zobrist Vector Virus in order to protect the population of the

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