Stormbreaker - Anthony Horowitz (Hardcover)

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Soon to be the focus of a major motion picture, the "New York Times" bestselling Alex Rider series follows the adventures of a teenage secret agent. Now is the chance to see the story visualized in a new format with bold, edgy, manga-like illustrations that bring Alex to life.

Product Details

Barcode
9780582848757
Department
Books
Released
5 Feb 2004
Supply Source
UK

Book

Author
Anthony Horowitz
Binding
Hardback
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited
Edition
1 New ed
Series
New Longman Literature
Language
English
Number of Pages
192
Dimensions
269 x 142 x 15mm (248g)

Summary

What's the hook?

Action and tongue-in-cheek humour grip even the most reluctant reader.

What are the themes?

Moral dilemmas, the nature of heroism and individual vs society.

Teaching points?

Exciting action sequences, convincing dialogue and cinematic imagery make Stormbreaker ideal for modelling and storyboarding. Allows for exploration of the thriller genre and comparison work with Fleming's James Bond.

Juvenile Non-Fiction

General Subject
Children's Education
BISAC Subject 1
Juvenile Fiction / Media Tie-In
BISAC Subject 2
Juvenile Fiction / Media Tie-In
BIC Classification 2
Thrillers (Children's / Teenage)
Dewey Classification
823.914
Readership
Professional & Vocational

Review Quotes

'Is there anyone in Britain who will not enjoy this fabulous junior James Bond adventure?' Daily Mail"