Written by Julie Vegas on Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

The next James Bond novel will see an aged version of the super-spy, who has a more realistic love life.

William Boyd intends to explore Bond as a human being with more realistic viewpoint.

“He is a middle-aged man, a middle-aged spy, and that’s one of the things that interests me,” Boyd said. The currently untitled novel is set in 1969 where James Bond will be 45 years old.

Although Q will not be appearing in the novel, M and Miss Moneypenny will both be making appearances.

William Boyd’s Bond novel will be published in Fall 2003.


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