Alex Rider - Anthony Horowitz (Paperback)

Skeleton Key: the Graphic Novel

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Product Details

Barcode
9780399254185
Department
Books
Released
12 Nov 2009
Supply Source
UK

Book

Authors
Anthony Horowitz
Antony Johnston
Antony Johnston (Adapted By)
Kanako Damerum (Illustrator)
Yuzuru Takasaki (Illustrator)
Subtitle
Skeleton Key: the Graphic Novel
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Penguin Group USA
Series
Alex Rider
Language
English
Number of Pages
128
Dimensions
222 x 146 x 6mm (386g)

Annotation

  • Adventurer Alex Rider rides again in a series of new adventures in this boldly illustrated graphic novel for middle readers, from the creator of Stormbreaker and .
  • On a routine mission at the Wimbledon tennis championships, reluctant teenage spy Alex Rider gets caught up in Chinese gangs, illegal nuclear weapons, and the suspect plans of his Russian host, General Sarov.

Summary

Alex Rider will soon be a star in his very own TV series! 

Alex Rider- manga style!

For fans of the Alex Rider graphic novels Stormbreaker and Point Blank, the wait is finally over. Alex is back! Featuring the same actionpacked, manga-esque style as the previous installments, Skeleton Key brings all the thrills and gadgetry to life in colorful, page-turning form.

For readers of this worldwide phenomenon, or for those just discovering it, Skeleton Key: The Graphic Novel is sure to excite.

Juvenile Fiction

General Subject
Juvenile Grades 7-9 Ages 12-14
BISAC Subject 1
Juvenile Fiction / Comics & Graphic Novels / General
BISAC Subject 2
Juvenile Fiction / Action & Adventure / General
BISAC Subject 3
Juvenile Fiction / Comics & Graphic Novels / Manga
BIC Classification 1
Adventure stories (Children's / Teenage)
BIC Classification 2
Comic strip fiction / graphic novels (Children's / Teenage)
Library Subject 1
Teenagers; Comic books, strips, etc.
Library Subject 2
Spies; Comic books, strips, etc.
Library Subject 3
Spy stories
Academic Subject 1
Teen's Graphic Works (General)
Academic Subject 2
Teen's Fiction - Action & Adventure
Dewey Classification
741.5

Author Bio

Anthony Horowitz (anthonyhorowitz.com) is a world-renowned screenwriter for film and television, having received multiple awards. And he is, of course, the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Alex Rider novels, which have become bestsellers the world over, spawned a major motion picture, and a line of graphic novels. A master of the spy thriller, Anthony is the only writer authorized by both the Arthur Conan Doyle and Ian Fleming Estates to write original Sherlock Holmes and James Bond novels, respectively. Anthony lives with his wife in London, England; they are parents to two grown boys. Follow Anthony on Twitter @AnthonyHorowitz.