Eagle Strike

Author: Anthony Horowitz

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 352

View: 243

Alex Rider will soon be a star in his very own TV series! Alex Rider is an orphan turned teen superspy who's saving the world one mission at a time—from #1 New York Times bestselling author! Sir Damian Cray is a philanthropist, peace activist, and the world's most famouspop star. But still it's not enough. He needs more if he is to save the world. Trouble is, only Alex Rider recognizes that it's the world that needs saving from Sir Damian Cray. Underneath the luster of glamour and fame lies a twisted mind, ready to sacrifice the world for his beliefs. But in the past, Alex has always had the backing of the government. This time, he's on his own. Can one teenager convince the world that the most popular man on earth is a madman bent on destruction-before time runs out? From the author of Magpie Murders and Moriarty.

Eagle Strike: An Alex Rider Graphic Novel

Author: Anthony Horowitz

Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

View: 399

Teen superspy Alex Rider faces a pop star bent on world destruction and a lethal group of assassins in graphic novel adaptations of two of his thrilling adventures. When his relaxing holiday with Sabine Pleasure and her family is interrupted by a ruthless attack, teenage MI6 agent Alex Rider knows it’s no accident. Determined to hunt down the hit man who sent Sabine’s father into a coma, Alex plunges headfirst into a world of violence and mystery, uncovering a sinister plan to start a nuclear war. And once the missiles are launched, Alex has just ninety minutes to save the world. . . .

Eagle Strike

The Graphic Novel

Author: Antony Johnston

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Spy stories

Page: 176

View: 997

Relaxing in the south of France with his friend Sabine and her family, reluctant MI6 agent Alex Rider is able to be like any ordinary 14-year-old. That is until a sudden attack on his hosts plunges him back into a world of violence and mystery - but this time MI6 don't want to know.

The Alex Rider Set

Stormbreaker; Point Blanc; Skeleton Key; Eagle Strike

Author: Anthony Horowitz

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page:

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This pack contains the four bestselling books about reluctant teenage superspy Alex Rider.

Alex Rider

Alex Rider Graphic Novels, Alex Rider Novels, List of Alex Rider Characters, Stormbreaker, Point Blanc, Snakehead, Ark Angel, Eagle Strike

Author: Source Wikipedia

Publisher: University-Press.org

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 34

View: 393

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 32. Chapters: Alex Rider graphic novels, Alex Rider novels, List of Alex Rider characters, Stormbreaker, Point Blanc, Snakehead, Ark Angel, Eagle Strike, Scorpia, Point Blanc: The Graphic Novel, Skeleton Key, Scorpia Rising, Alex Rider: Stormbreaker, Stormbreaker: The Graphic Novel, Skeleton Key: The Graphic Novel, Alex Rider: Secret Weapon, Alex Rider: Christmas at Gunpoint, Crocodile Tears, Alex Rider: Incident in Nice. Excerpt: This is a list of protagonists and antagonists from British author Anthony Horowitz's Alex Rider series. This includes characters from the novels, the film, the graphic novels, and the short stories. The following is a list of antagonists, major and minor, from Anthony Horowitz's Alex Rider series, listed alphabetically. Anthony Sean Howell, more commonly referred to by his initials, ASH, is a major character in Snakehead. Ash was born in England and worked for MI6 with John Rider. On a mission to capture Yassen Gregorovich, he was badly injured and demoted. He eventually quit his job because he was jealous of his best friend John Rider, Alex's father, who was considered one of MI6's best operatives. He then went to work for ASIS in Australia. Alex Rider first meets him in Snakehead when he wanders into a minefield. Ash tells him not to move and leaves, claiming he will get help. This was later found to be a test, to see how Alex would react. Alex discovers that Ash is his godfather after meeting with Ethan Brooke, head of Covert Action for ASIS. The idea of learning more about his past lures Alex into working for ASIS, alongside Ash, investigating the ruthless Snakehead. They are sent on a mission together to infiltrate the Snakehead by posing as Afghan refugees trying to gain the Snakehead's help in illegally immigrating to Australia. At the end of Snakehead, when Major Yu's oil rig is attacked by...

Ark Angel

Author: Anthony Horowitz

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 336

View: 910

The sniper’s bullet nearly killed him. But Alex Rider managed to survive . . . just in time for more trouble to come his way. When kidnappers attempt to snatch a fellow patient from the exclusive hospital where Alex is recovering, he knows he has to stop him. But the boy he saves is no ordinary patient: He is the son of Nikolai Drevin, one of the richest men in the world. The eccentric billionaire has been targeted by Force Three, a group of eco-terrorists who claim his project Ark Angel—the first luxury hotel in outer space—is a danger to the environment. Soon Alex discovers that Force Three will stop at nothing to destroy Ark Angel, even if it means sending four hundred tons of molten glass and steel hurtling down to Earth and killing millions . . . unless Alex can stop them.

Best Books for Young Adults

Author: Holly Koelling

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 346

View: 440

Provides reviews for classic and contemporary young adult books, identifies teenagers' interests and best book selections, and includes guidelines for creating reading lists of both young adult and suitable adult literature.

Scorpia Rising

Author: Anthony Horowitz

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 416

View: 595

Alex Rider will soon be a star in his very own TV series! Alex Rider is an orphan turned teen superspy who's saving the world one mission at a time—from #1 New York Times bestselling author! Scorpia has dogged Alex Rider for most of his life. They killed his parents, they did their best to con Alex into turning traitor, and they just keep coming back with more power. Now the world's most dangerous terrorist organization is playing with fire in the world's most combustible land: the Middle East. No one knows Scorpia like Alex. And no one knows how best to get to Alex like Scorpia. Until now. From the author of Magpie Murders and Moriarty.

Quick and Popular Reads for Teens

Author: Pam Spencer Holley

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 228

View: 471

Collects ten years of the "Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults" and "Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers" lists, organized by both author and theme.

Parents' and Carers' Guide for Able and Talented Children

Author: Barry Teare

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 114

View: 485

sound strategies for identifying and supporting highly able children advice on how to develop a meaningful dialogue with school extensive lists of recommended fiction information on where to find additional help, and what activities are available a wealth of practical advice under separate subject headings Able and Talented specialist Barry Teare brings parents and carers right up to date with new developments on the thinking and provision for gifted children. He advises how you can provide able children with the very best opportunities by working in partnership with schools and specialist organizations. There are masses of imaginative activities to challenge and stimulate able and talented children - fans of Barry Teare's resources will not be disappointed! Brilliant for teachers too helps you to see the issues from a parents' viewpoint enables you to advise parents and carers provides extensive advice on subject provision helps you to strengthen home-school partnerships.