There's no better time to rediscover James Bond.
Sir Hugo Drax is a multi-millionaire tycoon and war hero, revered by the British public for his Moonraker missile defence programme.
So why does he risk destroying his reputation and the future of the Moonraker programme by gambling millions of pounds at the card table, and is there something suspicious about his winning streak?
As 'the best card-player in the service', Bond is called in to uncover the answers.
But as 007 probes deeper into the activities at the Moonraker base, he discovers that there is more to the mysterious Drax his project than simply cheating at cards...
'Bond is a hero for all time' Jeffrey Deaver
A series of blood-curdling and incredible excitements…I couldn’t put the book down
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.
From John Le Carré to Ian Fleming, Baroness Orczy to Viet Thanh Nguyen, these authors' 'special skill' is to keep you on the edge of your seat...