Bond is Back: new BBC Radio-4 adaptation of Fleming’s ‘Thunderball’

By |September 19th, 2016|News, Novels|

Later this year the fourth 007 movie Thunderball will celebrate its 50th anniversary, so it [...]

Licence Reviewed: Bond creator included in BBC radio programme

By |August 13th, 2016|News, Novels|

The James Bond creator Ian Fleming was one of the writers covered in a BBC Radio-4 [...]

Spymaker: The secret career of 007 writer Roald Dahl

By |August 7th, 2016|Films, News, Novels|

He nearly sent 007 into space. Roald Dahl (1916-1990) was the author responsible for the original storyline for EON's [...]

Director Royale: Campbell and ‘Casino’ in retrospect

By |July 31st, 2016|Films, News, Novels|

How time flies, Mr. Bond! It is amazing to think that Daniel Craig's first 007 [...]

Another ‘JB’? Ian Fleming’s alternative hero

By |July 24th, 2016|News, Novels|

The name's Blaize... John Blaize. This was the name that James Bond author Ian Fleming [...]

The Men with their Golden Guns

By |June 10th, 2016|Films, Members, News, Novels, Villains|

One of the more memorable features of Ian Fleming's final James Bond novel The Man [...]

Ian Fleming’s Spectre in Retrospect

By |June 5th, 2016|Films, News, Novels, Villains|

When James Bond author Ian Fleming first introduced the criminal network SPECTRE to his many [...]

Writer Royale: Fleming Bond letters book now in paperback

By |May 28th, 2016|James Bonds, News, Novels|

The recent coverage of the latest James Bond movie Spectre also saw much interest once [...]

To Fleming With Love: Bond author discussion at literary festival

By |May 7th, 2016|News, Novels|

A popular annual literary festival held in Kent, England, will have this year an 'Ian Fleming [...]

On Her Majesty’s Service: The BBC’s brief bond with 007

By |April 17th, 2016|James Bonds, News, Novels|

Not many people realise that Ian Fleming's James Bond once saw a very brief BBC-TV incarnation, and this [...]

From Fleming With Love: his secret ‘file’

By |March 20th, 2016|News, Novels|

The recent coverage of the latest James Bond movie Spectre also saw much interest once [...]

Trigger Paper: Horowitz 007 softcover due May

By |March 17th, 2016|News, Novels|

It has been announced that the paperback edition of Anthony Horowitz's novel Trigger Mortis, the latest [...]

Christopher Wood (1935-2015)

By |October 18th, 2015|News, Novels|

The sad news has been announced that the author and screenwriter Christopher Wood has died, aged [...]

Ian Fleming

By |May 10th, 2012|Novels|

Ian Lancaster Fleming was born in London on 28th May 1908, the second [...]

Kingsley Amis

By |May 10th, 2012|Novels|

Sir Kingsley William Amis, CBE (16 April 1922 – 22 October 1995) was an English [...]

John Gardner

By |May 9th, 2012|Novels|

John Edmund Gardner (20 November 1926 – 3 August 2007) was an English spy and thriller novelist, [...]

Raymond Benson

By |May 8th, 2012|Novels|

Raymond Benson (born September 6, 1955) is an American author best known for [...]

Christopher Wood

By |May 8th, 2012|Novels|

Christopher Hovelle Wood (born 5 November 1935 in London's Lambeth borough is an [...]

Charlie Higson

By |May 5th, 2012|Novels|

Charles Murray Higson (born 3 July 1958), more commonly known as Charlie Higson [...]

Sebastian Faulks

By |May 4th, 2012|Novels|

Sebastian Faulks, one of Britain's most admired novelists, is the author of Devil [...]

Jeffery Deaver

By |May 3rd, 2012|Novels|

Jeffery Deaver (born May 6, 1950) is an American mystery/crime writer. He has [...]