Directed by Stephen Sommers ("The Mummy") and starring Dennis Quaid, Christopher Eccleston ("Heroes") and Sienna Miller ("Stardust"), "GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra" explodes into cinemas on August 7, 2009. This thrilling official prequel novel tells the story of the gripping events that will culminate in "GI Joe: Rise of Cobra", the major theatrical relaunch of the awesomely popular GI Joe franchise! Written by tie-in veteran and "Road to Perdition" scribe Max Allan Collins, this is the story you must read before the brand-new movie hit theaters!
Max Allan Collins is an American mystery writer of novels, screenplays, comics, short stories, movie novelizations and historical fiction. He wrote the graphic novel Road to Perdition and has written tie in novels to the TV series Dark Angel, CSI, CSI Miami, CSI: NY, Criminal Minds and Bones, among others, as well as movie novelisations, including Air Force One, Saving Private Ryan, The Mummy, I-Spy and The X-Files: I Want to Believe