Silverfin (Young Bond #1) (out of print)
Before the name became a legend, Before the boy became the man, Meet James Bond. It's his first day at Eton, and already he's met his first enemy. This is the start of an adventure that will take him to the dark waters around a remote Scottish castle and a sinister secret that threatens to unleash a new breed of warfare.
Shortlisted for Blue Peter Book Award (Book I Couldn't Put Down Prize) 2005 and British Book Awards: Children's Book of the Year 2006.
Charlie Higson is a well-known writer of screenplays and adult thriller novels. He's also a performer, co-creator of The Fast Show, and can currently be seen on BBC in Swiss Toni. Recently, people have begun to question whether this is the whole truth - or whether, in fact, it's an elaborate cover for a far more dangerous, secret career.