The Hitchhiker by Anthony Horowitz
  

Synopsis

The Hitchhiker by Anthony Horowitz

Jacob is in the car when his dad stops to pick up a stranger in the rain - the hitchhiker. Who is he? And why is he out in a storm? Soon, Jacob has all the answers. Now he has to save his family from this madman, who will stop at nothing until they are all dead. Full colour, graphic novel adaptions of some of the most hauntingly entertaining Horowitz short stories.

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Reluctant or struggling readers will be swept up in the excitement of wanting to see what happens on the next page. National Literacy Association

About the Author

Anthony Horowitz

Anthony Horowitz is the author of the number one bestselling Alex Rider books and the Power of Five Series. He has enjoyed huge success as a writer for both children and adults. He was invited by the Ian Fleming estate to write the James Bond novel, Trigger Mortis and his most recent novel, Magpie Murders was a Sunday Times bestseller. Anthony also wrote the highly acclaimed Sherlock Holmes novels, The House of Silk and Moriarty. He has won numerous awards, including the Bookseller Association/Nielsen Author of the Year Award, the Children's Book of the Year Award at the British Book Awards, and the Red House Children's Book Award. In 2014 Anthony was awarded an OBE for Services to Literature. Click here to read more information about the author.

Anthony Horowitz discussed Russian Roulette in a special live event streamed into schools on Monday 16th June. For more information go to www.alexrider.com/horowtizlive or watch it on the window below.

Anthony Horowitz was our Guest Editor in June 2011 - click here to see the books he chose.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Anthony Horowitz
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Author's Website

www.anthonyhorowitz.com/

Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

14th October 2010

ISBN

9780749695125


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