1. Charlie Higson's 'Hurricane Gold' Sells Over 50,000 Copies

    By Devin Zydel on 2007-12-18

    According to a report posted at the Young Bond Dossier, Hurricane Gold, the fourth Young James Bond novel by Charlie Higson, has sold more than 55,000 copies in the UK since it’s hardback release in early September 2007.

    The site notes that along with the newest Alex Rider adventure, Snakehead, Young Bond is driving children’s book sales this Christmas.

    Hurricane Gold was first released in hardback edition in the UK on 6 September. A paperback edition featuring all new artwork will follow on 28 May 2008 (a month already overflowing with literary 007 releases).

    The fifth and final James Bond adenture by Higson (which currently has the working title The Shadow War will hit bookshelves on 4 September of next year.

    Keep watching for all the latest Hurricane Gold and Young Bond coverage. To keep track of all the upcoming 007 releases, events, television shows, and more–just keep your eyes on the CBn Calendar, located on the right panel of our main page.