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Young Bond #01: Silverfin: A James Bond Adventure

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Publisher Comments:

What does it take to become the greatest secret agent the world has ever known? In this thrilling prequel to the adventures of James Bond, 007, readers meet a young boy whose inquisitive mind and determination set him on a path that will someday take him across the globe in pursuit of the most dangerous criminals of all time.

When we first meet young James, he has just started boarding school at Eton in the 1930s. From there, the action moves to the Highlands of Scotland, where Alfie Kelly, a local boy, has gone missing. James teams up with the boy's cousin, Red, to investigate the mystery, and they soon discover that Alfie†s disappearance is linked to a madman and his sinister plot for global power.

This brilliantly crafted, edge-of-your-seat thriller will mesmerize readers of all ages.

Review:

"A great read for fans of detective tales [with] heart-pounding scenes that will keep readers turning the pages." Kirkus Reviews

Review:

"Faithful to the spirit and detail of Fleming's original Bond." Time

Synopsis:

Now in paperback — the thrilling, bestselling prequel to Ian Fleming's novels that introduces the boy who would become a legend. This brilliantly crafted first tale in the series uncovers the unknown story of James's first adventure, set in the Highlands of Scotland.

About the Author

Charlie Higson is an acclaimed comedy writer, producer, actor, and genuine Bond aficionado. He is the author of the adult thrillers, Full Whack and King of the Ants. He lives in London.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786838660
Author:
Higson, Charlie
Publisher:
Miramax
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
British
Subject:
Intelligence officers
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Bond, james (fictitious character)
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Copyright:
Edition Description:
TradePB
Series:
Young Bond
Series Volume:
01
Publication Date:
20060401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 5 up to 17
Language:
English
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
7.625 x 5.1875 in 8.8 oz
Age Level:
03-UP

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Product details 352 pages Miramax Books - English 9780786838660 Reviews:
"Review" by , "A great read for fans of detective tales [with] heart-pounding scenes that will keep readers turning the pages."
"Review" by , "Faithful to the spirit and detail of Fleming's original Bond."
"Synopsis" by , Now in paperback — the thrilling, bestselling prequel to Ian Fleming's novels that introduces the boy who would become a legend. This brilliantly crafted first tale in the series uncovers the unknown story of James's first adventure, set in the Highlands of Scotland.
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