Amazon to publish Ian Fleming's James Bond novels in North America

Literary - 18-04-12
The literary James Bond has a new publisher in North America: Amazon.com

The online behemoth has secured the North American rights from Ian Fleming Publications to the classic spy novels in paper and e-book editions, from 'Casino Royale' through the thirteen subsequent titles.

The books will be available from Amazon as of this summer.

Amazon has steadily expanded its publishing programme over the past few years, signing up such celebrities as Penny Marshall and Billy Ray Cyrus and setting up imprints for a wide variety of genres.

The rights agreement with IFP will keep 007 at Amazon until 2022.

Penguin previously held the rights to North America, and also recently lost out on a contract renewal in the UK to Vintage, an imprint of Random House.

Discuss this news here...

 
Earlier Story: Daniel Craig speaks about Heineken product placement deal

Later Story: Sam Mendes admits he first thought Craig was wrong for 007 role

This content is maintained by www.mi6-hq.com Content is copyright its respective owners and is published for non profit educational use only. All original content is copyright mi6-hq.com © 2014. MI6 accept no responsibility or give warranty for the accuracy authenticity or correctness of content. James Bond 007 is a registered trademark of DANJAQ, LLC, a Delaware corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Webmasters seeking news syndication or for press contact information - click here.

Not Forgetting James Bond - Syd Cain Autobiography

Latest Headlines

Bond 24 - 21-11-14
Bond 24 will be shot on film, cinematographer Hoyte van Hoytema confirms... Full Story

Media Alert - 20-11-14
Germany TV - 'You Only Live Twice' on ZDF this weekend... Full Story

Bond 24 - 20-11-14
Bond 24 plans change, locals doubt Campania region will play host to 007... Full Story

Bond News - 19-11-14
BBC commissions new Purvis and Wade penned spy series... Full Story

Bond News - 18-11-14
New Shirley Bassey album released this week, includes re-recorded 'Goldfinger'... Full Story

Young Bond - 17-11-14
Read the first chapter of the new Young Bond novel... Full Story

Media Alert - 16-11-14
UK TV - 'A View To A Kill' on ITV4, Saturday night... Full Story

Event - 15-11-14
James Bond big screen season at Prince Charles Cinema, London, next year... Full Story

Bond 24 - 14-11-14
Mexico added to Bond 24 location shoot schedule... Full Story

News Archive