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Breaking Da Code

by | 15th, March 2005

‘IF there is no such thing as bad publicity, Dan Brown, author of the Da Vinci Code, is rubbing his hands with glee.

‘The butler did it’

There can surely be no greater way to increase sales for his book than to list it as “What the Vatican doesn’t want you to read”.

Hang the fact that the clerics at Roman Catholic HQ don’t want you to read it because it’s utter bunkum and makes a mockery of their beliefs, and just whisper about a conspiracy to silence he who dares to speak out.

But while the book stays on the bestseller lists, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, the Archbishop of Genoa and a former football commentator, has been detailed to rubbish it.

The Times says that the Vatican is “rattled” by the book, which

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