Casino Royale by Ian Fleming
This, the first of Ian Flemings tales of secret agent 007, finds Bond on a mission to neutralize a lethal, high-rolling Russian operative called Le Chiffreby ruining him at the baccarat table.
The 724th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - From Zero to Well-Read in 100 Books (Jeff O'Neal at Bookriot.com)
- - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (UK))