My Current Read. The Bourne Trilogy:
The Bourne Identity (Completed on 3/20/21):
Written in 1980, twenty-two years before the film starring Matt Damon, the film veers from the book after the scene where the protagonist is found floating in the Mediterranean Sea. The book takes the reader on a journey through Europe in step with Jason Bourne always one step ahead of “Carlos the Jackal”, The world’s most dangerous assassin and also a real life criminal. The ending may surprise you.
The Bourne Supremacy:
(Started Reading on 3/21/21)
Written four years after The Bourne Identity, this book takes place in Asia. A ruthless killer has taken the identity of Jason Bourne and the world will suffer devastating losses if this killer is not stopped. Now there are TWO Jason Bournes and one must die. It keeps you turning pages, and makes you want to stay up late to find out what happens next!
The Bourne Ultimatum:
Current Read - Started Reading on 4/12/21)
Ten years after the Bourne Identity, this book now focuses on David Webb the individual we know as Jason Bourne. He is now married and has two children. From the book blurb: “ At a small-town carnival two men, each mysteriously summoned by telegram, witness a bizarre killing. The telegrams are signed ‘Jason Bourne.’ Only they know Bourne’s true identity and understand that the telegrams are really a message from Bourne’s mortal enemy, Carlos, also known as the Jackal…” Jason must confront Carlos luring him into a trap out of which only one of them will escape.