*THE NO.1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER*
A spy is dead. A legend is born.
This is how it all began.
The explosive James Bond thriller from bestselling author Anthony Horowitz.
A British agent floats in the waters of the French Riviera, murdered by an unknown hand.
Determined to uncover the truth, James Bond enters a world of fast cars, grand casinos and luxury yachts. But beneath the glamour, he soon encounters a dangerous network of organised crime.
It’s time for Bond to earn his licence to kill. He must find those responsible and unravel their devastating plan – before he becomes their next victim…
Discover the exhilarating prequel to Casino Royale.
‘Exciting… 007 is back’ Daily Express
‘Evil villains, fast cars…and the story rips along’ Guardian
‘Tremendous fun… A first-class action writer’ Sunday Express
‘Horowitz excels at action sequences’ Sunday Times