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Author: Dan Brown

Year Published: 2003

Type: Novel

Genre: Adventure

Perspective and Narrator:

The Da Vinci Code is told in the third person by an omniscient narrator.


The Da Vinci Code is written in the past tense.

About the Title:

The title links the symbolic significance of artistic works, such as Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, to the mystery and the code-based quest for the Holy Grail that lie at the center of the book.


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