James Bond (Celebrity Performances)

14 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 4,696 ratings

Casino Royale Publisher's Summary

For James Bond and the British Secret Service, the stakes couldn't be higher. 007's mission is to neutralize the Russian operative Le Chiffre by ruining him at the baccarat table, forcing his Soviet masters to "retire" him. When Le Chiffre hits a losing streak, Bond discovers his luck is in - that is, until he meets Vesper Lynd, a glamorous agent who might yet prove to be his downfall.

This audiobook includes an exclusive bonus interview with Dan Stevens.

Blackstone Audio, Inc. James Bond and 007 are registered trademarks of Danjaq LLC, used under license by Ian Fleming Publications Ltd

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  • Book 1

    • Casino Royale

    • James Bond, Book 1
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Dan Stevens
    • Length: 5 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,478
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,391
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,386

    For James Bond and the British Secret Service, the stakes couldn't be higher. 007's mission is to neutralize the Russian operative Le Chiffre by ruining him at the baccarat table, forcing his Soviet masters to "retire" him. When Le Chiffre hits a losing streak, Bond discovers his luck is in - that is, until he meets Vesper Lynd, a glamorous agent who might yet prove to be his downfall. This audiobook includes an exclusive bonus interview with Dan Stevens.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bond. James Bond.

    • By Troy on 09-19-14

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  • Book 2

    • Live and Let Die

    • James Bond, Book 2
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Rory Kinnear
    • Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 487
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 447
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 445

    When 007 goes to Harlem,it's not just for the jazz. This is the kingdom of Mr. Big, master of crime,voodoo baron, and partner in SMERSH's grim company of death. Those Mr. Big cannotpossess he crushes - like his beautiful prisoner, Solitaire, and her would-besaviors James Bond and Agency man Felix Leiter. All three are marked out asvictims in a trail of terror, treachery, and torture that leads from New York'sunderworld to the shark-infested island in the sun that Mr. Big calls his own.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Far From Racist

    • By Will on 10-26-16

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  • Book 3

    • Moonraker

    • James Bond, Book 3
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Bill Nighy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 493
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 470
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 464

    The Moonraker project has a millionaire backer, the war hero Sir Hugo Drax - a man who, it seems, cheats at cards. With a ballistic rocket at stake, Sir Hugo's exposure could threaten Britain's latest defense system, so James Bond is asked to investigate. Moving from London's most exclusive gambling club to a missile silo on the Channel coast, 007 and his Special Branch assistant, Gala Brand, discover there's more to Drax than meets the eye.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Incredible book and performance

    • By Kelly K. on 07-14-18
    • James Bond, Book 3
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Bill Nighy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 28 mins
    • Release date: 08-27-14
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 493 ratings

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  • Book 4

    • Diamonds Are Forever

    • James Bond, Book 4
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Damian Lewis
    • Length: 6 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 278
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 262
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 263

    Diamonds are being smuggled on a formidable scale from Africa to America via Britain. 007's assignment is to break the smuggling ring. It's a dangerous mission that takes him to the racecourse and mud-baths of Saratoga Springs, the gaming tables of Las Vegas, the ghost town of Spectreville, and beyond. The Spangled Mob threatens to be too much even for Bond, but help is at hand in the shape of co-conspirator Tiffany Case.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Bond. But not very good Bond.

    • By Carol on 11-04-14

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  • Book 5

    • From Russia with Love

    • James Bond, Book 5
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Toby Stephens
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 263
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 241
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 240

    James Bond is targeted for elimination by SMERSH, and the malevolent Colonel Rosa Klebb has set a trap in Istanbul. The bait is the Spektor decoding machine, which is to be delivered by the irresistible Tatiana Romanova. The assassin is Red Grant, a psychopath who has defected from the West. Bond and Tatiana become pawns in a game of cross and double-cross that reaches its deadly finale on the Orient Express.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fleming Raises the Bar on 007

    • By Troy on 11-18-14

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  • Book 6

    • Dr. No

    • James Bond, Book 6
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Hugh Quarshie
    • Length: 8 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 220
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 204
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 205

    M thinks he has an easy case for 007. Exactly what’s needed after his latest near-fatal encounter with SMERSH. However, arriving in Jamaica to look for a missing agent and his secretary, Bond learns that the reclusive Dr. Julius No could be connected with their disappearance. When Bond and the exotic Honeychile Rider are imprisoned on Dr. No's private island, they realize that his plans could threaten international security.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Book 6, Film 1

    • By Darwin8u on 02-24-18

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  • Book 7

    • Goldfinger

    • James Bond, Book 7
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Hugh Bonneville
    • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 244
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 226
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 225

    A game of canasta turns out crooked, and a golden girl ends up dead. It seems that Auric Goldfinger is a bad loser when it comes to cards. He's also the world's most ruthless and successful gold smuggler. As James Bond follows his trail, he discovers that Goldfinger's real game is the heist of fifteen billion dollars of US government bullion. The final hand is played at Fort Knox, in a spectacular display of deception and intrigue.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Book 7, Film 3

    • By Darwin8u on 02-24-18

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  • Book 8

    • For Your Eyes Only, and Other Stories

    • James Bond, Book 8
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Samuel West
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 125
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 125

    When sudden emergencies arise, James Bond is there to meet them. Whether dealing with the assassination of a Cuban thug in America, the destruction of an international heroin ring, or a mysterious death in the Seychelles, 007 gets the job done in his own unmistakable style.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Life is a devious business

    • By Darwin8u on 03-28-18

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  • Book 9

    • Thunderball

    • James Bond, Book 9
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Jason Isaacs
    • Length: 7 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 156
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 144
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 144

    Ernst Stavro Blofeld, leader of the terrorist organization SPECTRE, has hijacked an American plane loaded with atomic weapons. Unless his demands are met, he will destroy one of the world's major cities. With only one week to locate the missing bombs, James Bond goes to the Bahamas, where he encounters Blofeld's right-hand man, Emilio Largo, and his mistress, Domino. With time running out, Bond learns that sharks are not the only killers in the Caribbean Sea.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superb

    • By renee on 02-27-16

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  • Book 10

    • The Spy Who Loved Me

    • James Bond, Book 10
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Rosamund Pike
    • Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 167
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 160

    When 007 turns up at a sleepy American backwoods motel, it doesn't take him long to realize that Vivienne Michel is in a tight spot, and that Sol Horror and Sluggsy Morant are hardened killers bent on destruction. Escaping from a past she doesn't want to relive, Viv turns to James Bond to save her.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • 007 from the prospective of a"Bond Girl" .

    • By Glenn Parris on 08-21-15

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  • Book 11

    • On Her Majesty's Secret Service

    • James Bond, Book 11
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: David Tennant
    • Length: 8 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 305
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 289
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 282

    In his Alpine base, Blofeld is developing biological weapons that will devastate Britain. Unaware of the danger, James Bond is about to marry Teresa di Vicenzo, the daughter of a Corsican Mafioso. But then he is sent to Switzerland. Bond's marriage and Blofeld's schemes disintegrate in a blizzard of gunfire and high-explosives from which neither man emerges the victor.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Real Treat

    • By Scott Fogg on 11-01-14

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  • Book 12

    • You Only Live Twice

    • James Bond, Book 12
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Martin Jarvis
    • Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 114
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111

    James Bond seems unable to function after the death of his wife. Determined to restore 007 to the effective agent he used to be, M sends him on a mission to Japan, to the mysterious "Castle of Death", and into the lair of an old and terrifying enemy. For Bond and Blofeld, this will be their final encounter. Only one of them can survive.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Speak of next year and the devil laughs

    • By Darwin8u on 04-02-18

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  • Book 13

    • The Man with the Golden Gun

    • James Bond, Book 13
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Kenneth Branagh
    • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 121
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 113
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113

    If you try to assassinate your boss - even though brainwashed at the time - you must pay the price. To redeem himself James Bond is sent to kill one of the most lethal hit men in the world … Paco "Pistols" Scaramanga. In the sultry heat of Jamaica, 007 infiltrates his target's criminal cooperative - only to find that Scaramanga's bullets are laced with snake venom. When the end comes, every shot will count.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not only secret but secure

    • By Darwin8u on 05-21-18

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  • Book 14

    • Octopussy and The Living Daylights, and Other Stories

    • James Bond, Book 14
    • By: Ian Fleming
    • Narrated by: Tom Hiddleston, Lucy Fleming
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 237
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 227
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 224

    In Octopussy," a talented but wayward British major pays a high price when his wartime past catches up with him, while in The Property of a Lady, a Fabergé egg leads Bond to a KGB spy. In The Living Daylights, Bond has a perilous rendezvous in sniper's alley between East and West Berlin, and 007 in New York (read by Lucy Fleming) sees him sent to America to warn an ex - MI6 operative about a dangerous liaison. All part of the job for 007.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable stories, excellent narration'

    • By Dani on 09-16-14

    Regular price: $17.47