1. The Times Launches Bond Book Giveaway

    By Matt Weston on 2008-05-14

    In a move guaranteed to drum up further hype for the Ian Fleming Centenary, The Times will give away six James Bond novels with next week’s editions.

    On Saturday, 17 May, Octopussy and 007 In New York will be included free with every copy; the title stories will be the only two contained in the collection. Cover art is available on The Times website.

    Then, pick up a new 007 novel each day the following week, when you buy The Times at WHSmith.

    • Monday: Casino Royale
    • Tuesday: Live And Let Die
    • Wednesday: Moonraker
    • Thursday: Diamonds Are Forever
    • Friday: From Russia With Love

    The giveaway leads up to the 28 May publication of Sebastian Faulks’ brand new James Bond novel, Devil May Care. On the same day, Fleming’s 14 original 007 books will be republished as Centenary Edition hardcovers.

    Keep watching for the most up-to-date Ian Fleming Centenary news on the web.