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Anthony Horowitz - Author

About the Author

Anthony Horowitz may have committed more (fictional) murders than any other living author. As a TV screenwriter he created both MIDSOMER MURDERS and the BAFTA-winning FOYLE'S WAR. Other TV work includes POIROT and the widely acclaimed mini-series COLLISION and INJUSTICE. He is also the author of a string of bestselling children's books, including the ALEX RIDER series which has sold 13 million copies worldwide. He has often claimed Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to be an inspiration for his work ever since encountering the Holmes canon, aged 16. He currently lives in Clerkenwell.

Featured books by Anthony Horowitz

Trigger Mortis A James Bond Novel

Trigger Mortis A James Bond Novel

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback Release Date: 19/05/2016

Literary legend James Bond returns to his 1950s heyday in this exhilarating thriller by Sunday Times bestselling author Anthony Horowitz. It's 1957 and James Bond (agent 007) has only just survived his showdown with Auric Goldfinger at Fort Knox. By his side is Pussy Galore, who was with him at the end. Unknown to either of them, the USSR and the West are in a deadly struggle for technological superiority. And SMERSH is back. The Soviet counter-intelligence agency plans to sabotage a Grand Prix race at the most dangerous track in Europe. But it's Bond who finds himself in the driving seat and events take an unexpected turn when he observes a suspicious meeting between SMERSH's driver and a sinister Korean millionaire, Jai Seong Sin. Soon Bond is pitched into an entirely different race uncovering a plan that could bring the West to its knees.

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Trigger Mortis A James Bond Novel

Trigger Mortis A James Bond Novel

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/09/2015

James Bond is back where he belongs. Anthony Horowitz's new novel is a thrilling tour de force, sure to delight fans of the original 007 novels and new readers alike. It also features previously unseen material written by Bond's creator, Ian Fleming. The story begins in the lethal world of Grand Prix and an attempt by the Russians to sabotage a race at Nurburgring, the most dangerous track in Europe. Bond is in the driving seat but events swiftly take an unexpected turn, pitching him into an entirely different race with implications that could change the world.

Moriarty

Moriarty

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Hardback Release Date: 23/10/2014

Sherlock Holmes is dead. Days after Holmes and his arch-enemy Moriarty fall to their doom at the Reichenbach Falls, Pinkerton agent Frederick Chase arrives in Europe from New York. The death of Moriarty has created a poisonous vacuum which has been swiftly filled by a fiendish new criminal mastermind who has risen to take his place. Ably assisted by Inspector Athelney Jones of Scotland Yard, a devoted student of Holmes's methods of investigation and deduction, Frederick Chase must forge a path through the darkest corners of the capital to shine light on this shadowy figure, a man much feared but seldom seen, a man determined to engulf London in a tide of murder and menace.

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Other books by Anthony Horowitz

Wickedly Funny Horowitz Boxset

Wickedly Funny Horowitz Boxset

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/07/2015

Die funf Tore 4 - Hollenpforte

Die funf Tore 4 - Hollenpforte

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: eBook Release Date: 01/06/2015

Dann sturzte sich die Dunkelheit mit der Wucht eines Expresszuges auf sie und in diesem Moment passierte es. Sie spurte, wie sich etwas in ihr loste. Es war, als wurde ein Fenster eingeschlagen, und sie wusste, dass sie nie wieder so sein wurde wie vorher. Exotische Schaupltze, faszinierende Figuren und Action nonstop: Erfolgsautor Anthony Horowitz beweist einmal mehr, dass er ein absoluter Meister seines Fachs ist. In Horowitz' Reihe Die fnf Tore lauern Dmonen und Monster aus anderen Dimensionen hinter jedem der Portale. Fnf Jugendliche sind die einzigen Torwchter, die sie beschtzen knnen, ohne davon zu wissen. Matt ist einer von ihnen und muss nun mit Hilfe seiner bernatrlichen Krfte die anderen finden, um gemeinsam mit ihnen die Tore zu zerstren. Eine explosive Mischung aus Spannung, Action und Fantasy fr Leser ab 12 Jahren. "e;Hllenpforte"e; ist der vierte Band der Die Fnf Tore-Reihe. Die drei Vorgngertitel lauten "e;Todeskreis"e;, "e;Teufelsstern"e; und "e;Schattenmacht"e;.

Die funf Tore 3 - Schattenmacht

Die funf Tore 3 - Schattenmacht

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: eBook Release Date: 01/06/2015

Er schickte seine Gedanken aus, rief den Namen seines Bruders, ohne einen Laut von sich zu geben. Nichts. Keine Reaktion. Jamie spurte diese Stille und sie verriet ihm, dass das eingetreten war, was er am meisten furchtete: Er war allein. Jede Sekunde zhlt. Wenn Jamie nicht bald herausfindet, wohin sein Zwillingsbruder verschleppt wurde, wird er Scott niemals wiedersehen. Dunkle Mchte wollen ihn aus dem Weg schaffen, denn Scott ist einer der fnf Auserwhlten, die die Welt vor dem Bsen bewahren knnen. Doch whrend Jamie jeder Spur nach seinem Bruder hinterherjagt, wird er pltzlich selbst zum Gejagten. Auch auf ihn haben es die dunklen Mchte abgesehen. Und sie schrecken vor nichts zurck, um ihn in ihre Fnge zu bekommen - tot oder lebendig ... In Anthony Horowitz' Reihe Die fnf Tore lauern Dmonen und Monster aus anderen Dimensionen hinter jedem der Portale. Fnf Jugendliche sind die einzigen Torwchter, die sie beschtzen knnen, ohne davon zu wissen. Matt ist einer von ihnen und muss nun mit Hilfe seiner bernatrlichen Krfte die anderen finden, um gemeinsam mit ihnen die Tore zu zerstren. Eine explosive Mischung aus Spannung, Action und Fantasy fr Leser ab 12 Jahren. "e;Schattenmacht"e; ist der dritte Band der Die Fnf Tore-Reihe. Die Vorgngertitel lauten "e;Todeskreis"e; und "e;Teufelsstern"e;.

Russian Roulette

Russian Roulette

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

The eagerly anticipated, deadly prequel to the number one bestselling Alex Rider series. In the prequel to the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, contract killer Yassen Gregorovich is given orders to kill Alex. But Yassen knows a secret from the past that connects him to the fourteen-year-old spy. What is it that makes one of them choose to do evil, and what does it take to turn him into a killer?

Scorpia

Scorpia

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

The deadly fifth mission in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series. In the fifth book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, teenage spy Alex travels to Venice to discover the truth about his past. But the truth lies with a criminal organization known as Scorpia, and Alex must make a choice... work for MI6 once more, or betray everything he believes in.

Eagle Strike

Eagle Strike

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

The fourth, thrilling episode in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series. In the fourth book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, teenage spy Alex is in the South of France, hoping to sever his links with MI6. But when a sudden attack on his hosts plunges Alex back into a world of violence, he soon uncovers a plan called Eagle strike - a discovery more terrible than anything he could have imagined.

Stormbreaker

Stormbreaker

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

The first book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series. In the first book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, fourteen-year-old Alex is forcibly recruited into MI6. Armed with secret gadgets, he is sent to investigate Herod Sayle, a man who is offering state-of-the-art Stormbreaker computers to every school in the country. But the teenage spy soon finds himself in mortal danger.

Ark Angel

Ark Angel

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

The action-packed sixth adventure in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series. In the sixth book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, teenage spy Alex has a chance encounter with the son of multi-billionaire Nikolei Drevin. Soon Alex finds himself in the middle of an international crime hunt. The connection - Ark Angel, a revolutionary space hotel with catastrophic potential.

Scorpia Rising

Scorpia Rising

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

The dark and shocking conclusion to the number one bestselling Alex Rider series. In the final book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, Alex is trying to get his life back on track. But Scorpia has returned, and when you're the world's most successful spy, the only way out is to face your enemies. Alex's final mission will be the deadliest of all.

Snakehead

Snakehead

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

Undercover in a poisonous world, teen spy Alex Rider is back for his seventh adrenalin-rush adventure! In the seventh book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, teenage spy Alex is forced into the Australian secret service. His target is the criminal underworld of South East Asia, and a ruthless organization known as the Snakehead.

Skeleton Key

Skeleton Key

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

The third, explosive mission in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series. In the third book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, teenage spy Alex faces his most dangerous challenge yet. Teaming up with the CIA, Alex must go to a remote Caribbean island called Skeleton Key, where the insane general Sarov is hatching explosive plans to re-write history.

Point Blanc

Point Blanc

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

The second mission in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series. In the second book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, teenage spy Alex is sent by MI6 to infiltrate the exclusive Point Blanc Academy. But the academy hides a deadly secret. Can Alex alert the world to the truth before it's too late?

Crocodile Tears

Crocodile Tears

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2015

Alex Rider's eighth, adrenaline fueled adventure in the number one bestselling series. In the eighth book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, Alex meets international do-gooder Desmond McCain. But a simple card game between them rapidly leads to a duel to the death - one that could result in the destruction of an entire country.

Granny

Granny

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Audio disc Release Date: 01/04/2015

The Switch

The Switch

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: Audio disc Release Date: 01/04/2015

Beasts and Monsters

Beasts and Monsters

Author: Anthony Horowitz Format: CD-Audio Release Date: 01/04/2015