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4 NOVEMBER 2014
NEW NOVEL FROM JAMES BOND 007 AUTHOR

By: FSWL team
Published:
2014-11-04
Raymond Benson's (the 3rd James Bond continuation novelist after Ian Fleming) The Black Stiletto: Endings & Beginnings is the startling, climactic finale to the five-book, critically-acclaimed saga of The Black Stiletto. The book is published by Oceanview Publishing in hardback.

Official synopsis::
It's 1962. Judy Cooper, the Black Stiletto, is devastated at the betrayal by her nemesis and former lover, mobster Leo Kelly. Additionally, Leo and his psychotically dangerous sister, Christina, have set out to ruin the Stiletto's reputation in L.A. with a series of crimes that are made to appear as if the crime-fighter is responsible.

The very pregnant Judy must fight back only with her wits and cunning-until disaster strikes and she is forced to flee to her old home town in Texas for the final showdown with destiny. Meanwhile, in the present, the Alzheimer's that afflicts elderly Judy is in its last stage, but her son and granddaughter, Martin and Gina, must continue to protect her from the past's last remaining assault, culminating in a cathartic and explosive conclusion.

Book details:
Hardcover: 310 pages
Publisher: Oceanview Publishing
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1608091031
ISBN-13: 978-1608091034

About the author:
Raymond Benson is the highly acclaimed author of numerous works including six original James bond 007 novels. Benson wrote these under a commission from the James Bond literary copyright holders between 1996 and 2002. He also penned three film novelizations and three short stories on this topic and two anthologies: The Union Trilogy (2008) and Choice of Weapons (2010).

Benson is a New York Times best-selling author, writing as David Michaels; an Edgar Alan Poe Award nominee, Mystery Writers of America; a “Lovey” Readers’ Choice Award winner for Best Thriller; and the recipient of many other awards. He has been honored in Naoshima, Japan, with the erections of a permanent museum dedicated to one of his novels, and he is an Ambassador for Japan’s Kagawa Prefecture.

Benson is a member of Mystery Writers of America, International Thriller Writers, and numerous other organizations. He currently lives in the Chicago area.

Other books by Raymond Benson featured on From Sweden with Love:
>The Black Stiletto: Secrets & Lies (2014)
>The Black Stiletto: Stars & Stripes (2013)
>The Black Stiletto: Black & White (2012)
>The Black Stiletto (2011)
>Homefront: The Voice of Freedom (2011)
>Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2009)
>Dark Side of the Morgue (2009)
>Metal Gear Solid (2008)
>A Hard Day's Death (US paperback, 2008)
>A Hard Day's Death (US hardcover, 2008)
>Doppio Gioco (Italian version of Doubleshot, 2007)
>Sweetie's Diamonds (2007)
>Tempo Di Uccidere (Italian version of High Time to Kill, 2006)
>Obiettivo Decada (Italian version of The Facts of Death, 2006)
>Conto alla rovescia (Italian version of Zero Minus Ten, 2005)
>Die Another Day (2002)
>The Man with the Red Tattoo (2002)
>Never Dream of Dying (2001)
>Doubleshot (2000)
>High Time to Kill (1999)
>The World Is Not Enough (1999)
>Live at Five (1999)
>Midsummer Night's Doom (1999, Swedish title: "Mord på Playboy Mansion")
>The Facts of Death (1998)
>Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
>Zero Minus Ten (1997)
>Blast from the Past (1997)

Photo above:
Hardback cover for Raymond Benson's book The Black Stiletto: Endings & Beginnings © 2014 Oceanview Publishing. All rights reserved.

Order The Black Stiletto: Endings & Beginnings from Amazon UK or Amazon below:
www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1608091031/fromswedenwit-20/

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