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  • Published: 3 October 2017
  • ISBN: 9781473543348
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 560

Origin

(Robert Langdon Book 5)




The global bestseller - Origin is the latest Robert Langdon novel from the author of The Da Vinci Code.

The number one bestseller 'Big ideas and nonstop action.' New York Times___Robert Langdon, Harvard professor of symbology and religious iconology, arrives at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao to attend the unveiling of an astonishing scientific breakthrough. The evening's host is billionaire Edmond Kirsch, a futurist whose dazzling high-tech inventions and audacious predictions have made him a controversial figure around the world.

But Langdon and several hundred guests are left reeling when the meticulously orchestrated evening is suddenly blown apart. There is a real danger that Kirsch's precious discovery may be lost in the ensuing chaos. With his life under threat, Langdon is forced into a desperate bid to escape Bilbao, taking with him the museum's director, Ambra Vidal. Together they flee to Barcelona on a perilous quest to locate a cryptic password that will unlock Kirsch's secret.

To evade a devious enemy who is one step ahead of them at every turn, Langdon and Vidal must navigate the labyrinthine passageways of extreme religion and hidden history. On a trail marked only by enigmatic symbols and elusive modern art, Langdon and Vidal will come face-to-face with a breath-taking truth that has remained buried -until now.__Readers love Origin:***** 'Thrilling, gripping and exhilarating to the end.'***** 'Full of tension, excitement and intrigue.'***** 'Action packed, tense, suspenseful, and intelligent'

  • Published: 3 October 2017
  • ISBN: 9781473543348
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 560

About the author

Dan Brown

Dan Brown is the bestselling author of Digital Fortress, Deception Point, Angels and Demons, The Da Vinci Code,The Lost Symbol and most recently, Inferno. Three of his Robert Langdon novels have been adapted for the screen by Ron Howard, starring Tom Hanks. They have all been international blockbusters.

His new Robert Langdon novel, Origin is out now.

Dan Brown is a graduate of Amherst College and Phillips Exeter Academy, where he has taught English and Creative Writing. He lives in New England.

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Praise for Origin

Beautifully observed and really well researched

BBC TV

Fans will not be disappointed

The Times

Read this if you like high stakes drama

Evening Standard

Origin is an imaginative and rattling good tale, the science is accurate and comprehensible and the information on the historic buildings featured are fascinating

Irish Independent

A familiar swirl of big ideas and nonstop action

New York Times

Enjoy the fun ride

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