Author of Alex Rider, Foyle's War, Sherlock Holmes, James Bond, TV and film writer, occasional journalist.


Originally published in The Telegraph
Mon, August 15, 2016

I fell in love with Ithaca (Itháki) 48 years before I went there. In my last year at the prep school that tried so hard to ruin my life, I was forced to study Latin and Greek and it...

Originally published in The Telegraph
Sun, May 22, 2016

Dubai is extraordinary. It sits there on the edge of the desert and every year it is quantitatively larger and more dynamic than the year before. They say that you can plan and build a skyscraper in Dubai faster than...

Originally published in The Telegraph
Tue, February 02, 2016

It’s the one holiday that I always dread. If you’re going to ski, you really need to start when you are eight. This is what my children did – although they, of course, had a father who was much...

Originally published in The Telegraph
Mon, November 23, 2015

Following a hectic schedule in Hollywood, Anthony Horowitz enjoys a tranquil seaside escape in Santa Barbara, the Americann Riviera.Where do you go after a busy week in Hollywood, pitching ideas to producers even more chilled than their air-conditioned offices?...