Alex Rider Collection 9 Books Gift Set Pack – Anthony Horowitz

Alex Rider Collection 9 Books Gift Set Pack – Anthony Horowitz

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1. Scorpia Rising This gripping final mission brings together Alex Rider’s old enemies to frame the teenage superspy in an unstoppable plot of revenge from which he can never return. Pursued from Europe to North Africa and Cairo’s city of the dead this is the twistiest and most deadly plot of any Alex Rider mission yet and will reveal Smithers’ ultimate gadget and see the shock death of a major character. 2. Crocodile Tears Targeted by a hitman and under threat of his past being exposed by the media Alex reluctantly turns to MI6. But their help doesn’t come cheap: they need Alex to spy on the activities at a GM crop plant. There he spots Desmond McCain a high profile charity organizer who realizes that Alex is on to him and the real plans for the money he’s raising. Kidnapped and whisked off to Africa Alex learns the full horror of McCain’s plot: to create an epic disaster that will kill millions. Forced to ask MI6 for protection Alex finds himself being manipulated in a deadly game that could lead to the destruction of an entire East African country. 3. Snakehead Splashing down off the coast of Australia Alex is soon working undercover this time for ASIS the Australian Secret Service on a mission to infiltrate the criminal underworld of South-East Asia: the ruthless world of the Snakehead. Faced with an old enemy and troubled by his own past Alex is caught between two secret services with no one to trust and this time he needs all his wits to survive… 4. Ark Angel From Cornwall to Cuba Venice to France Alex Rider has travelled far and wide as a spy for MI6 facing danger and death at every turn. But in his last mission fighting the criminal organization Scorpia Alex appeared to have finally met his match. In the thrilling sequel to Scorpia find out the answer to the question on everyone’s lips – Will Alex Rider live to fight another day? 5. Scorpia The fifth revelation-packed mission in the Alex Rider series! Still reeling from the terrible discovery he has made about his father teenage MI6 superspy Alex Rider is determined to find out more. Travelling to Italy he manages to infiltrate the glamorous world of Claudia Rothman beautiful society hostess and member of the international criminal organization Scorpia. She reveals that Alex’s father was murdered by MI6 in an operation masterminded by Head of Special Operations Mrs Jones. Shocked and angry Alex faces a choice: to continue to work with the British security services or to become an agent for Scorpia – and get revenge. Scorpia was a no. 1 bestsller and the Alex Rider series has sold over 1 million copies in the UK alone! 6. Eagle Strike Reluctant MI6 agent Alex Rider is relaxing in the south of France until a sudden ruthless attack on his hosts plunges him back into a world of violence and mystery – and this time MI6 don’t want to know. Alex is determined to track down his friends’ attackers even if he must do it alone. But it’s a path that leads to a long-buried secret – and a discovery more terrible than anything he could have imagined. 7. Skeleton Key Teenage superspy Alex Rider is enlisted by the national security services again – this time for a routine reconnaissance mission at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships. But before long Alex finds himself caught up in a terrifying chain of events that leads from the Chinese Triad gangs in London to an undercover assignment in Cuba. Alex begins to make chilling links between suspicious deaths an illegal nuclear weapons deal and the plans of his host Russian General Sarov for the future of the world… 8. Point Blanc Investigations into the accidental deaths of two of the world’s most powerful men have revealed just one link: both had a son attending Point Blanc Academy – an exclusive school for rebellious rich kids run by the sinister Dr Grief and set high on an isolated mountain peak in the French Alps. Armed only with a false ID and a new collection of brilliantly disguised gadgets Alex must infiltrate the academy as a pupil and establish the truth about what is really happening there. 9. Stormbreaker When his guardian dies in suspicious circumstances fourteen-year-old Alex Rider finds his world turned upside down. Forcibly recruited into MI6 Alex has to take part in gruelling SAS training exercises. Then armed with his own special set of secret gadgets he’s off on his first mission to Cornwall where Middle-Eastern multi-billionaire Herod Sayle is producing his state-of-the-art Stormbreaker computers. Sayle has offered to give one free to every school in the country – but there’s more to the gift than meets the eye. Anthony Horowitz (born 5 April 1955) is an English novelist and screenwriter specialising in mystery and suspense. His work for young adult readers includes The Diamond Brothers series the Alex Rider series and The Power of Five series (aka The Gatekeepers). His work for adults includes the novel and play Mindgame (2001) and two Sherlock Holmes novels The House of Silk (2011) and Moriarty (2014). He is the most recent author chosen to write a James Bond novel by the Ian Fleming estate titled Trigger Mortis (2015). He has also written for television contributing scripts to ITV’s Agatha Christie’s Poirot and Midsomer Murders. He was the creator and writer of the ITV series Foyle’s War Collision and Injustice.