**Special Illustrated Edition**
This is my 2nd reading, the first time was probably when the first paperback came out. At that time, I was impressed with Dan Brown's plotting, but not the writing itself.
This time, the writing doesn't bother me.I don't know if it's due to the illustrations in this edition, or that I've become more lenient in my criticism and/taste.
Anyway, I thoroughly enjoyed this volume and highly recommend the illustrated