A former journalist, folksinger, and attorney, Jeffery Deaver is an internationally #1 bestselling author. His novels have appeared on bestseller lists around the world, including The New York Times, The Times of London, Italy’s Corriere della Serra, the Sydney Morning Herald, and The Los Angeles Times. His books are sold in 150 countries and translated into twenty-five languages. Read more.
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THE STORY BEHIND
How Jeffery Deaver came to write the new James Bond thriller, Carte Blanche…
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James Bond, in his early thirties and already a veteran of the Afghan war, has been recruited to a new organization. Conceived in the post-9/11 world, it operates independent of MI5, MI6, and the Ministry of Defense, its very existence deniable. Its aim: To protect the Realm, by any means necessary.
A Night Action alert calls James Bond away from dinner with a beautiful woman. Headquarters has decrypted an electronic whisper about an attack scheduled for later in the week:
Casualties estimated in the thousands, British interests adversely affected.
And Agent 007 has been given carte blanche to do whatever it takes to fulfill his mission. . .