The plagiarist will see you now, Mr. Bond

Guy Clapperton
Picture of Sean Connery and Eunice Gayson in
Picture of Sean Connery and Eunice Gayson in

Have you got an instant collector's item? Check your bookshelves for a copy of the recent thriller, "Assassin of Secrets" by Q. R. Markham - it's been withdrawn and recalled as publishers and reviewers realised they'd been suckered in by a patchwork of plagiarised sections from other books including James Bond - although not the Ian Fleming originals.