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

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Wed, July 21, 2010

9.57am. Friday, 16th July.I’m sitting in the Grange Hotel in York and I have just written the last sentence of the last Alex Rider novel, SCORPIA RISING. The last chapter is called “Departures” and it’s incredibly sad...

Tue, July 20, 2010

I can’t believe it’s July. I’m sure the last time I looked out of my window in Clerkenwell, it was January and there was snow on the dome of St Paul’s, pigeons shivering on my balcony,...

Mon, July 19, 2010

Gadget Academy CompetitionTo celebrate 10 years of Alex Rider we’ve teamed up with the Young Times to set you a very special challenge.Your help is needed to create a new gadget for Alex Rider’s 9th and last mission,...

Tue, June 08, 2010

Spy update * Top secret * Spy update * Top secret * Spy update Amazon.co.uk WidgetsCrocodile Tears is out in paperback! The most action-packed Alex Rider adventure yet, Crocodile Tears, is out now in paperback and as an ebook or from the...

Mon, May 24, 2010

Related Event Artist: Anthony Horowitz Date: 07/07/10 Time: 2:30pm Venue: Maritime Hotel City: Bantry Address: The Quay, Bantry, West Cork, Ireland Venue phone: +353 (0)27 54701 Country: IE Admission: Eur 5.00 Age restrictions: All Ages Box office: +353 (0)27 55987 Notes: 14.30 Afternoon Reading / Maritime Hotel – €5An Afternoon with...

Wed, April 21, 2010

Related Event Artist: Anthony Horowitz Date: 12/05/10 Time: 7:15pm Venue: Lincoln Drill Hall City: Lincoln Address: Freeschool Lane, Lincoln LN2 1EY Venue phone: 01522 873894 Country: UK Admission: £7/£5 (£2 discount for Friends o Age restrictions: All Ages Box office: 01522 873894 Notes: LINCOLN BOOK FESTIVAL Wednesday 1...

Wed, April 14, 2010

Anthony Horowitz’s Stormbreaker, the first novel about the teen superspy Alex Rider, appeared ten years ago; his eight actionpacked missions have since been translated into 28 languages. He reflects on the success of the series, and his other work, including...

Mon, March 15, 2010

Subject: Action. Adrenaline. Alex Rider.Spy update * Top secret * Spy update * Top secret * Spy update 10 explosive years of Alex Rider?To celebrate ten explosive years of teen superspy Alex Rider, all eight missions have a cool new-look and feature bonus...