1. Young Bondmania!

    By johncox on 2005-01-05

    Last month CBn provided details of the massive £50,000 promotional campaign for SilverFin, the first Young Bond novel by Charlie Higson. But a picture is worth a thousand words, so today CBn reveals the first photos of SilverFin promotional material and hype!

    It appears Ian Fleming Publications and Puffin Books are going all out to make the launch of the Young Bond series the Bond event of 2005.

    Silverfin flyer Silverfin flyer back Silverfin flyer
    SilverFin flyer ---- SilverFin trade ad ---- SilverFin display

    SilverFin street advert SilverFin Proof cover art SilverFin U.S. prototype cover art
    SilverFin poster ---- SilverFin bus ad ---- SilverFin proof

    Set in the 1930s, SilverFin sees a 14-year-old James Bond investigating mysterious goings-on in a remote Scottish castle where a wealthy American is conducting some very disturbing experiments.

    There are a total of five books planned in the Young Bond series.

    Keep watching CBn for the latest news on SilverFin and the Young Bond series.

    Pre-order the UK edition of SilverFin (March 3, 2005)

    Pre-order the U.S. hardcover edition of SilverFin (April 27, 2005)

    Pre-order the SilverFin audio book (March 3, 2005)