1. Charlie Higson's 'Hurricane Gold' – Cover Art Revealed

    By Devin Zydel on 2007-04-24

    The cover artwork for Charlie Higson’s newest Young Bond novel, Hurricane Gold, has been revealed today alongside the official press release announcing the novel.

    Looking at the slip on the cover, it appears that one of the new nasty creatures Higson had promised this novel would feature has been revealed: crocodiles. It is accompanied by the tagline ‘James Bond is staring death in the face. And he isn’t about to blink.’

    Young Bond 4 – Hurricane Gold

    By Charlie Higson

    Puffin and Ian Fleming Publications announce that Hurricane Gold is the title of the new book in Charlie Higson’s bestselling Young Bond series, to be published on 6th September 2007.

    For the first time in the history of the series, Hurricane Gold will be published in hardback, priced £12.99. The eagerly awaited next instalment will be a special treat for Young Bond fans. In keeping with the theme of the title, it will have a gold cover with luxury debossed lettering and gilt-edged pages.

    Hurricane Gold the fourth adventure in a planned series of five, is set in Mexico and on an island off the Mexican coast. A safe haven for criminals, the only way off the island is through the deadly Avenida de la Muerte. It is on this island that James finds himself trapped, among some of the world’s most evil criminals.

    The Young Bond books have to date sold over half a million copies combined. The series was launched with SilverFin in March 2005 and was followed by Blood Fever in January 2006 and Double Or Die, published in January this year.

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