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Bond, James (Fictitious character)

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Works: 1,016 works in 3,325 publications in 11 languages and 156,429 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Suspense fiction, American  Spy stories  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Suspense fiction  Action and adventure films 
Classifications: PR6056.L4, 823.914
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Publications about James (Fictitious character) Bond
Most widely held works about James (Fictitious character) Bond
    Carte blanche : the new James Bond novel by Jeffery Deaver( Book )
    8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 3,032 libraries worldwide
    A James Bond thriller set in the present day finds the iconic British spy engaging a horrific modern villain in a cat-and-mouse chase that takes him from the Balkans and London to the African Continent
    Casino Royale by Martin Campbell( visu )
    49 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,978 libraries worldwide
    With two professional assassinations in quick succession, James Bond is quickly elevated to '00' status. Bond's first 007 mission takes him to Uganda where he is to spy on a terrorist, Mollaka. Not everything goes to plan and Bond decides to investigate, independently of MI6, in order to track down the rest of the terrorist cell. Following a lead to the Bahamas, he encounters Dimitrios and his girlfriend, Solange. He learns that Dimitrios is involved with Le Chiffre, banker to the world's terrorist organizations. Intelligence reveals that Le Chiffre is planning to raise money in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro at Le Casino Royale. MI6 assigns 007 to play against him, knowing that if Le Chiffre loses, it will destroy his organization. 'M' places Bond under the watchful eye of the beguiling Vesper Lynd. At first skeptical of what value Vesper can provide, Bond's interest in her deepens as they brave danger together and even torture at the hands of Le Chiffre. The marathon game proceeds with dirty tricks and violence, raising the stakes beyond blood money and reaching a terrifying climax
    Casino Royale by Ian Fleming( Book )
    46 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,929 libraries worldwide
    In the first James Bond novel, originally published in 1953, 007 takes on Le Chiffre, a French communist and paymaster of the Soviet murder organization SMERSH, as the suave agent becomes involved in a high-stakes game of baccarat, enjoys a fiery love affair with a sexy female spy, and endures torture at the hands of a master sadist
    From Russia, with love by Ian Fleming( Book )
    52 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,767 libraries worldwide
    "Every major foreign government organization has a file on British secret agent James Bond. Now, Russia's lethal SMERSH organization has targeted him for elimination. SMERSH has the perfect bait in the irresistible Tatiana Romanova, who lures 007 to Istanbul promising the top-secret Spektor cipher machine. But when Bond walks willingly into the trap, a game of cross and double-cross ensues, with Bond both the stakes and the prize."--Publisher description
    You only live twice by Ian Fleming( Book )
    22 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 2,628 libraries worldwide
    Bond goes to Japan to acquire a new ciphering method but first must assassinate an infamous recluse who owns a garden filled with deadly animals and poisonous plants
    Die another day by Neal Purvis( visu )
    49 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,620 libraries worldwide
    While on assignment in North Korea, Bond is captured by government agents, where he's imprisoned and tortured for over a year. When Bond is exchanged for another prisoner, not everyone is certain 007 is still capable of doing the job. After an unscrupulous entrepreneur is discovered to be in cahoots with the other prisoner, Bond is back on the case, and he finds the two men have sinister plans which could decide the fate of the world
    Devil may care by Sebastian Faulks( Book )
    25 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,603 libraries worldwide
    Set in the Cold War, and follows the action of Bond across two contintents and exotic locations after he is assigned to shadow a mysterious, power-crazed pharmaceutical magnate with an interest in opiate deriviates
    On Her Majesty's secret service by Ian Fleming( Book )
    32 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 2,498 libraries worldwide
    When Bond saves a beautiful, reckless girl from self-destruction, he finds himself with a lead on Blofeld. In the snow-bound fastness of his Alpine base, Blofeld is conducting research that could threaten the safety of the world. To thwart the evil genius, Bond must get himself and the vital information he has gathered out of the base and keep away from SPECTRE's agents. Which may require the help of the rescued maiden who can handle herself at high speed . .
    Skyfall by Sam Mendes( visu )
    19 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,315 libraries worldwide
    Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost
    Quantum of solace by Marc Foster( visu )
    29 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,295 libraries worldwide
    Is there solace in revenge? Reeling from the events of Casino Royale, 007 is determined to find out who was pulling the strings. Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," and all those roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. MI-6, upset by Bond's investigative methods, denounces him. So Bond must call in favors and partner up with the mysterious and feisty Camille, a woman with a mission of her own. Bond follows the trail that begins in Italy, with stops in Haiti, Austria, Panama, and finally to Bolivia, while "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him
    The man with the golden gun by Ian Fleming( Book )
    22 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,259 libraries worldwide
    A brainwashed James Bond has triedand failedto assassinate M, his boss. Now Bond has to prove he is back on form and can be trusted again. All 007 has to do is kill one of the most deadly freelance hit men in the world: Paco "Pistols" Scaramanga, the Man with the Golden Gun. But despite his license to kill, 007 is no assassin, and on finding Scaramanga in the sultry heat of Jamaica, he decides to infiltrate the killers criminal cooperativeand realizes that he will have to take him out as swiftly as possible. Otherwise 007 might just be the next on a long list of British Secret Service numbers retired by the Man with the Golden Gun
    Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton( visu )
    35 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 2,246 libraries worldwide
    Sean Connery returns as Agent 007 and faces off with a maniacal villain bent on destroying all the gold in Fort Knox-- and obliterating the world economy
    Goldfinger by Ian Fleming( Book )
    48 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,115 libraries worldwide
    The Bank of England hires James Bond to find out what the richest man in England is doing with the vast collection of gold he has amassed, and what his connection is with SMERSH, the Soviet spy-killing organisation
    Thunderball by Ian Fleming( Book )
    30 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 1,985 libraries worldwide
    Available for a new generation, the original James Bond adventure is presented in a classic, eye-catching package
    Moonraker by Ian Fleming( Book )
    35 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,968 libraries worldwide
    Moonraker, Britain's new ICBM-based national defense system, is ready for testing, but something's not quite right. At M's request, Bond begins his investigation with Sir Hugo Drax, the leading card shark at M's club, who is also the head of the Moonraker project. But once Bond delves deeper into the goings-on at the Moonraker base, he discovers that both the project and its leader are something other than they appear to be
    The spy who loved me by Ian Fleming( Book )
    28 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and held by 1,844 libraries worldwide
    "Set in the Adirondacks in at the Dreamy Pines Motor Court during a night of horrifying fear, we see Agent 007 through the eyes of a woman. A woman, who in the midst of brutality and terror, meets Bond and recognizes him for what he is--a killer--and the only person who can help her"--NoveList
    Icebreaker by John Gardner( Book )
    9 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 1,829 libraries worldwide
    The intrepid James Bond joins forces with agents from the CIA, KGB, and israeli Mossad to eradicate a secret neo-nazi terrorist organization
    Scorpius by John Gardner( Book )
    8 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,822 libraries worldwide
    James Bond investigates a cult guru, Father Valentine, and finds he has links to the mega-czar of global vice and terrorism, Vladimir Scorpius. From then on, 007 races to a confrontation with the evil genius
    Role of honor by John Gardner( Book )
    7 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,784 libraries worldwide
    James Bond resigns from the Service and heads for Monte Carlo in his new Bentley Mulsanne Turbo to be an agent for hire
    License renewed by John Gardner( Book )
    8 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 1,776 libraries worldwide
    James Bond pits his nerve and cunning against a dangerously deranged opponent -- one prepared to sacrifice most of the Western world to prove that only he can make it safe from accidental nuclear holocaust
 
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