Solo plot description unveiled by Amazon

August 28th, 2013 by

Amazon.com has updated its description of William Boyd’s new James Bond novel to include an overview of the plot. It says of Solo, which will be published in the UK on September 26th and the US on October 8th: It’s 1969, and, having just celebrated his forty-fifth birthday, James Bond—British special agent 007—is summoned to […]

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Daniel Craig hopes for “old irony” in Bond 24

August 26th, 2013 by

Daniel Craig and wife Rachael Weisz, who are appearing together on Broadway in Harold Pinter’s Betrayal, were recently interviewed (separately) by Vulture.com and, naturally, one of the subjects that came up with Craig was James Bond. He talks briefly about Skyfall, in particular the use of humour, and says that he’d like more of the […]

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Dorchester hotel offers “Breakfast With Bond”

August 20th, 2013 by

The Dorchester hotel in London is offering “Breakfast With Bond” in Saturday 28th September to coincide with the publication of William Boyd’s James Bond novel Solo. The breakfast appears to be scrambled eggs and bacon from the photo accompanying the announcement on the Dorchester’s website, a meal that 007 eats at any time of the […]

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Bond cars at the Aston Martin centenary [Video]

August 12th, 2013 by

The Telegraph visited the display of 100 Aston Martin cars in an exhibition celebrating the centenary of the company at Kensington Gardens in London recently.

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Solo cover revealed

August 1st, 2013 by

The UK artwork for both the dustjacket and inside cover of William Boyd’s forthcoming James Bond novel, Solo, was revealed today on the website of Ian Fleming publications, as well as the news that that the audiobook version will be read by Dominic West. The artwork has been designed by Suzanne Dean, Creative Director at […]

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