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Osama Bin Laden Hunt Retold in Graphic Novel

Simon & Schuster’s Gallery Books partnered with indie comics publisher Bluewater Productions to create a graphic novel entitled Killing Geronimo: The Hunt for Osama Bin Laden.

The book focuses on the Navy SEAL Team Six mission that killed Osama Bin Laden. The book has been released today. Artist James Boulton illustrated. Writers Jerome Maida and Darren G. Davis collaborated wrote the story.

Maida had this statement in the release: “This is an epic story nearly ten years in the making. It’s like a true-to-life Jason Bourne novel. And like those Ludlum books, it’s a complex labyrinth of intrigue, danger and politics culminating in an action-packed ending.” (Via CNN)

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Next Jason Bourne Book Unveiled

Author Eric Van Lustbader just published The Bourne Imperative, and told us about the next book in the Jason Bourne series started by the late Robert Ludlum. Bourne Retribution will be published next year, and Lustbader shared the plot (SPOILERS AHEAD):

If  you’ve read Imperative, you’ll know that someone who Bourne really cares for, a Mossad agent named Rebeka, is murdered. At the end of the novel, Bourne’s gone to Israel to attend her funeral and he’s really burned out. The new book deals with him coming out of that kind of death spiral and wreaking vengeance on the people who killed her.

Lustbader has written seven books in the Bourne series. He also shared his original outline and first draft Bourne Dominion (out in paperback now). Follow this link to view them.