The Nine Circles of Dan Brown: Who Will Be Most Inconvenienced by the Release of Inferno?


On May 14, dark prince of conspiracy-based historical thrillery Dan Brown will release Inferno, the Dante-inspired fourth book in his Robert Langdon series, a novel whose first printing of 4 million copies all but guarantees that it’ll be a giant hit—and that it will create lots of extra work for everybody. Abandon all hope, ye who crack the spine.

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*This article originally appeared in the May 6, 2013 issue of New York Magazine.

The Nine Circles of Dan Brown