To follow up the first
trilogy collection of James Bond continuation novels by
Benson ("The Union Triolgy, October 2008), Pegasus
Books will release a second trio of titles in one volume
year. The new anthology is scheduled for release
in the UK and USA in August
The collection will contain
Benson's other three novels,
comprising "Zero Minus Ten" (1997), "The Facts
Of Death" (1998), and his final novel "The man
With The Red Tattoo" (2002).
As a bonus, the short stories "Live At
Five" and "A Midsummer Night's Doom" will be included.
In this new collection of James Bond novels, never before published in trade
paperback, we are once again treated to the thrilling adventures of Fleming’s
classic hero, first in The Facts of Death, which pits Britain’s famed
secret agent against a fanatic cult who has murdered M’s lover; then
in Zero Minus Ten, where Bond finds himself in Hong Kong to investigate a series
of deadly shipping explosions; and finally in The Man with the Red Tattoo,
where Bond must stop a Japanese crime ring from attempting a mass assassination
a deadly strain of the West Nile virus.
Above: Cover artwork for the compendium,
designed by Michael Fusco