Charlie Higson’s Double or Die–coming to the US in June ’07
14 March Update: The US release date has apparently changed from 25 June 2007. Stay tuned to CBn for a new release date soon.
After months of waiting for details regarding the US release of Charlie Higson’s newest Young Bond novel, Double Or Die, a date has finally been revealed: 25 June 2007–reports the Young Bond Dossier.
Young Bond fan ‘Silvereel’ of the Young Bond Forums landed the scoop by simply phoning a bookstore and inquiring about the release (there is still no official announcement of the US release of Double Or Die).
The novel will be published in a hardback edition by Random House (who is no stranger to the world of Young Bond having published the 1967 novel 003 1/2 The Adventures Of James Bond Junior). The two previous Young James Bond adventures, SilverFin and Blood Fever, were both published by Miramax Books/Hyperion.
Cover art has not yet been revealed.
Bond is back! This is the third brilliant “Young Bond” adventure by Charlie Higson.
With kidnap, violence, explosions, and murder, it was no ordinary weekend. But then, James Bond is no ordinary boy…In a North London cemetery, a professor is kidnapped at gunpoint. A suspicious letter crammed with cryptic clues arrives at Eton. To decipher the deadly mystery, James Bond must take a series of dangerous gambles. Once the code is cracked, he has just 48 hours to save the professor from the dark forces that threaten to destroy them both. And if the professor can’t escape, it’s not only his future under threat. It’s the rest of the world’s…
Charlie Higson’s Double or Die
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