For Special Services (James Bond)

For Special Services (James Bond)

By: John Gardner (author)Paperback

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Official, original James Bond from a writer described by Len Deighton as a 'master storyteller'. In this second instalment of John Gardner's Bond series, Bond teams up with CIA agent Cedar Leiter, daughter of his old friend Felix Leiter, to investigate Markus Bismaquer, who is suspected of reviving the notorious criminal organisation SPECTRE.

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About Author

After Colonel Sun (1968) by Kingsley Amis, John Gardner was the next writer to be asked to write further adventures of James Bond. He wrote, like Fleming, fourteen Bond books, plus novelisations of the films GoldenEye and Licence to Kill, from 1981 to 1996. Before becoming an author of fiction in the early 1960s John Gardner was variously a stage magician, a Royal Marine officer, a journalist and, for a short time, a priest in the Church of England. 'Probably the biggest mistake I ever made,' he says. 'I confused the desire to please my father with a vocation which I soon found I did not have.' In all, Gardner had fifty-five novels to his credit - many of them bestsellers. John Gardner died in 2007. For more information about John Gardner and his non-Bond works, visit his website.

Product Details

  • publication date: 02/02/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781409135630
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9781409135630
  • weight: 244
  • ISBN10: 1409135632

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