Wed, 22/05/2013 - 09:00
Bestselling author Dan Brown has told fans he knows "exactly what [he] is writing next", and that he has a locations in mind that "fall into Robert Langdon territory"—though he stopped short of confirming his next book will also feature his famous professor of symbology.
Speaking at his first ever UK event,...
Tue, 21/05/2013 - 16:00
Dan Brown's hotly anticipated Inferno (Bantam Press) has become one of the fastest-selling books since official sales records began, selling 228,961 copies at UK booksellers in its first five days on release, and topping the Official UK Top 50.
Nielsen BookScan data reveals just shy of 10p in every pound spent on a...
Mon, 20/05/2013 - 14:08
Bestselling author Dan Brown has told BBC Breakfast he gets "kicked around" by UK critics more than those in other countries.
Speaking this morning (20th May) during his first appearance to support the publication of his latest book, Inferno, Brown said he always sets out to "write the book that I would want...
Wed, 15/05/2013 - 10:20
Supermarkets, Amazon and Waterstones have hailed successful first day sales of Dan Brown's Inferno yesterday (14th May), with Amazon predicting the novel's sales could even surpass Brown's previous books. However many independents said deep discounts by the big retailers made it impossible to compete.
Tue, 14/05/2013 - 09:15
Dan Brown fans queued from early this morning outside Waterstones Piccadilly in central London ahead of the store's 8am opening to sell copies of Inferno, published today (14th May).
Ben Morgan, a bookseller from Foyles [pictured] who had been waiting in the queue for three hours, said: "I collect first edition...
Mon, 13/05/2013 - 10:13
Dan Brown has promised a highly controversial, unrevealed side to his forthcoming novel Inferno in an interview with the Sunday Times, his only interview ahead of publication tomorrow (14th May).
The New York Times has offered an early glimpse of the novel, revealing that it opens with hero Robert Langdon...
Fri, 10/05/2013 - 15:29
Waterstones has said it will be the first retailer to go on sale with signed copies of Dan Brown's new novel Inferno on publication next Tuesday (14th May).
The chain's flagship Piccadilly store will open at 8am on the day of publication with 200 signed copies to sell on a first-come, first basis to customers, who will only be...
Wed, 08/05/2013 - 08:30
Quercus has released an e-book designed to appeal to readers of Dan Brown's forthcoming Inferno, out next week from Transworld.
The Secret History of Dante: Unearthing the Mysteries of the Inferno is by Jonathan Black, a pen name of Mark Booth, publisher at Hodder & Stoughton imprint Coronet and author of...
Fri, 03/05/2013 - 09:28
Outdoor, digital and newspaper advertising will be included in a “huge” marketing campaign for Dan Brown’s Inferno, featuring the strapline “One Hell of a Read”.
The ads will begin on 20th May, to chime with the author’s UK visit—Brown will do a London event on 21st May, a week after...
Fri, 19/04/2013 - 09:18
Waterstones has bagged Dan Brown's only UK event for Inferno, his first ever event in London.
"An Evening with Dan Brown" will take place at Freemason's Hall in London, with a capacity of 1,500 people, on Tuesday 21st May. Tickets will be priced £25 (including a copy of the book) and are...