A brand new book entitled Thrillers: 100 Must-Reads is due out later this year and it should come as no surprise that Ian Fleming’s James Bond is featured within.
100 classic works of suspense are examined through essays contributed by esteemed modern thriller writers. For 007, former James Bond continuation author and thriller writer Raymond Benson puts forth Fleming’s 1957 novel From Russia with Love, a favourite amongst fans.
The full blurb follows below:
Thrillers: 100 Must-Reads featuring Ian Fleming’s From Russia with Love
The most riveting reads in history meet today’s biggest thriller writers in Thrillers: 100 Must-Reads.
Edited by David Morrell and Hank Wagner, Thrillers: 100 Must-Reads examines 100 seminal works of suspense through essays contributed by such esteemed modern thriller writers as: David Baldacci, Steve Berry, Sandra Brown, Lee Child, Jeffery Deaver, Tess Gerritsen, Heather Graham, John Lescroart, Gayle Lynds, Katherine Neville, Michael Palmer, James Rollins, R. L. Stine, and many more.
Thrillers: 100 Must-Reads features 100 works—from Beowulf to The Bourne Identity, Dracula to Deliverance, Heart of Darkness to The Hunt for Red October—deemed must-reads by the International Thriller Writers organization.
Much more than an anthology, Thrillers: 100 Must-Reads goes deep inside the most notable thrillers published over the centuries. Through lively, spirited, and thoughtful essays that examine each work’s significance, impact, and influence, Thrillers: 100 Must-Reads provides both historical and personal perspective on those spellbinding works that have kept readers on the edge of their seats for centuries.
Thrillers: 100 Must-Reads will be published in hardback by Oceanview Publishing on 5 July 2010. Retailing for $27.95, it can currently be pre-ordered from Amazon.com at a discounted price:
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