From the Bookshelf of BooksOnBoard: a Place for Ebook and Audiobook Fans

Find A Copy At

Group Discussions About This Book

No group discussions for this book yet.

What Members Thought

Steve Emmett
I was inclined to give it three stars but the rating system says that means I liked it rather than it was OK. It's an OK book, not bad, not great. Worth a read if only out of curiosity to see what sells in large numbers and gets made into films.
Rives Mcdow
Written in Dan Brown's style that keeps you captivated as the plot unfolds. There was a lot more details in this book relative to the complexity of the plot, and this distracted from the overall story for my reading tastes.
A wonderful book and the discriptions of Washington make me curious and I just want to get on the first plane and come visit and see these places.
Just good, plain fun. Perfect summer read.
First, I have to admit that I sometimes have trouble with suspending disbelief. Despite some truly bizarre plot lines, Brown did a pretty good job of allowing me to do this. Where this book collapsed was in the final 50 pages where, after moving at a breakneck pace, it suddenly slowed to a virtual standstill and gave me way more information than I needed or wanted. The entire ending could have been condensed into 10 or 15 pages and I would have liked the book much better and would have given it...more
Mary E.
Aug 22, 2009 Mary E. marked it as to-read
~~*Julie Kawalec-pearson
Dec 30, 2009 ~~*Julie Kawalec-pearson marked it as to-read
Apr 24, 2010 Tiffany marked it as to-read
Nov 13, 2009 Kishor added it
Jan 25, 2010 Nori added it
Shelves: 2010, keepers
Jun 30, 2011 Khim marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Sep 09, 2009 Rossy marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: challenge-taboo
Dec 15, 2010 Ermin is currently reading it
Marita Hansen
Jul 11, 2011 Marita Hansen is currently reading it
Jun 02, 2011 Elizabeth marked it as to-read
Ivy Reisner
May 27, 2010 Ivy Reisner marked it as to-read
Shelves: kindle, fiction
Mar 17, 2014 Sarah added it
« previous 1

BooksOnBoard: a Place for Ebook and Audiobook Fans