Alex Rider: Secret Weapon - Anthony Horowitz (Paperback)

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An essential collection of seven explosive Alex Rider stories by number one bestselling author, Anthony Horowitz. 
Ever since MI6 recognized his potential, Alex Rider has constantly been thrust into the line of danger. From a routine visit to the dentist that turns into a chase through the streets of London, to a school trip with a deadly twist, no day has ever been ordinary for the teenage super-spy. This collection of thrilling adventures features familiar and new assailants from the best-loved world of Alex Rider and also includes three never-before-seen stories. 

Product Details

Barcode
9781406340174
Department
Books
Released
3 Jun 2020
Supply Source
UK

Book

Author
Anthony Horowitz
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Walker Books Ltd
Series
Alex Rider
Language
English
Number of Pages
96
Dimensions
198 x 129 x 129mm (216g)

Annotation

A collection of short stories featuring familiar characters from the "Alex Rider" series. From the dangers of SAS training, high-speed ski-ing in Colorado and a parasailing journey which could go horribly wrong - it provides insight into the life of teenage super-spy Alex Rider.

Summary

An essential collection of seven explosive Alex Rider stories by number one bestselling author, Anthony Horowitz.

Ever since MI6 recognized his potential, Alex Rider has constantly been thrust into the line of danger. From a routine visit to the dentist that turns into a chase through the streets of London, to a school trip with a deadly twist, no day has ever been ordinary for the teenage super-spy. This collection of seven thrilling adventures features familiar and new assailants from the best-loved world of Alex Rider, and also includes three, brand new and action-packed adventures.

Juvenile Fiction

General Subject
Children's Fiction
BISAC Subject 3
Juvenile Fiction / Action & Adventure / General
BIC Classification 1
Thrillers (Children's / Teenage)
BIC Classification 2
Short stories (Children's / Teenage)
Library Subject 1
Spy stories, English
Library Subject 2
Children's stories, English
Dewey Classification
823.92
Readership
Children's (6-12)

Author Bio

Anthony Horowitz is the author of the number one bestselling Alex Rider books and The Power of Five series. He has enjoyed huge success as a writer for both children and adults, most recently with the latest adventure in the Alex Rider series, Russian Roulette and the highly acclaimed Sherlock Holmes novel, The House of Silk. His latest novel, Moriarty, is also set in the world of Sherlock Holmes. Anthony was chosen by the Ian Fleming estate to write the new James Bond novel, Trigger Mortis which was published in 2015. Anthony has won numerous awards, including the Bookseller Association/Nielsen Author of the Year Award, the Children's Book of the Year Award at the British Book Awards, and the Red House Children's Book Award. In 2014 Anthony was awarded an OBE for Services to Literature. He has also created and written many major television series, including Injustice, Collision and the award-winning Foyle's War.