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Secret weapon

Secret weapon

Horowitz, Anthony, 1955- author

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

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Walker Books, 2019
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Statement of responsibility: Anthony Horowitz
ISBN: 1406340170, 9781406340174
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 348 pages ; 23 cm.
Series: The Alex Rider series
Subject: Adventure.; Children's stories, English.; Short stories.; Fiction 9+.; Rider, Alex (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.; Spy stories, English.
Series Title: Alex Rider series.

Author note

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.