Written by Anthony Horowitz
Part of the Alex Rider Series
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Undercover in a poisonous world, teen spy Alex Rider is back for another adrenalin rush adventure that will have all addicts of high-octane action and adventure clamouring for it. Guaranteed to enthral.
Some of our readers, new to the Alex Rider series, put themselves forward to read and review all ten titles. Check out their reviews below and if you click on the link 'Read full review' you will be able to view the reviews for all 10 titles.
- Rachel Galbraith, age 10 - 'Another great book by Anthony Horowitz. Not to be missed.'Read full review >
- Imogen Fisher, age 14 - 'I think that the plot and the idea of the book was interesting and in some places exciting.'Read full review >
- Dylan Sweet, age 11 - 'I really enjoyed this book set in Australia.'Read full review >
- Sam Harper, age 11 - 'A sinister plot to wipe out an entire island for profit but, with his godfather to help him, Alex isn’t facing this mission alone.'Read full review >
- Alice East, age 10 - 'I thought I might get bored reading Alex Rider books as how can someone come up with even more deadlier missions again and again? I didn’t want to put it down and go to bed.'Read full review >
- Joseph Kinder, age 11 - 'This seventh book in the Alex Rider series is truly spectacular, with boats, bombs and temples – and with a lot of suspense thrown in on the way. Horowitz at his best!'Read full review >
- William Longlands, age 11 - '5/5. As normal this book doesn't let you down in the excitement stakes.'Read full review >
- Jake Fletcher, age 14 - 'Seven Missions. Death. Torture. Alex has blood on his hand. No sooner after landing back on Earth does the poison of the secret services strike back...full of drama, death, fights and action. Again, it’s a mission that is dangerous.'Read full review >
- Tomasz Hawryszczuk, age 9 - 'Another great adventure for the teenage super spy Alex Rider. This series is the best I have ever read. I would highly recommend this book and the previous six in the series.'Read full review >
- Mukunth Kowsik, age 13 - 'Very suspenseful, dramatic and a compelling storyline with interesting new characters. Ten out of ten for the sheer suspense build-up!'Read full review >
- Chloe Mcilroy, age 14 - 'Another fantastic adventure with twists and evil villains!'Read full review >
- Chloe Shortall - 'I enjoyed this novel, full of action and tension. I especially liked the plot twist in this book.' Read full review >
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Snakehead by Anthony Horowitz
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.
The Alex Rider series has sold over 13 million copies in English and is published in over 28 languages.
The series that has re-invented the spy genre Independent
Anthony Horowitz is the lion of children's literature Michael Morpurgo
Explosive, thrilling, action-packed - Meet Alex Rider Guardian
About the Author
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Walker Books Ltd
2nd April 2015
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