There's no better time to rediscover James Bond.
Mr Big is brutal, brilliant and feared worldwide.
Protected by Voodoo forces and the psychic powers of his prisoner Solitaire, he is an invincible SMERSH operative at the head of a ruthless smuggling ring.
James Bond's new assignment will take him to the heart of the occult: to infiltrate this secret world and destroy Mr Big's global network.
From Harlem's throbbing jazz joints to the shark-infested waters of Jamaica, enemy eyes watch Bond's every move. He must tread carefully to avoid a nightmarish fate.
'Bond is a hero for all time' Jeffrey Deaver
Speed…tremendous zest…communicated excitement. Brrh! How wincingly well Mr Fleming writes
Containing passages which for sheer excitement have not been surpassed by any modern writer of this kind
A shark’s hold on a helpless read
Don’t blame me if you get a stroke
With dozens of Bond novels as well as the original Ian Fleming books, scholars have been trying to work out the best way to read 007 for decades. Here's the definitive run-down.