Author(s): Anthony Horowitz
Forcibly recruited into MI6 after the mysterious death of his guardian, fourteen-year-old Alex Rider is sent to infiltrate the organization of a sinister billionaire. Within days he's gone from schoolboy to superspy, and it looks like his first assignment may be his last.
Anthony Horowitz is a hugely popular children's author and creator of the phenomenal Alex Rider series. The winner of numerous book awards, including the 2003 Red House Children's Book Award for Skeleton Key, Anthony also writes extensively for television, with credits including Midsomer Murders and Foyle's War. He lives in north London.