Wheelers Books
Russian Roulette

Russian Roulette (Paperback)

By Horowitz, Anthony

  • RRP: $18.99
  • $15.19
  • Save $3.80
  • In Stock At Publisher

The eagerly anticipated, deadly prequel to the number one bestselling Alex Rider series.

ISBN 9781406360288
Barcode 9781406360288
Published 1 May 2015 by Walker Books
Format Paperback
Alternate Format(s) View All (10 other possible title(s) available)
Series Alex Rider
Availability
In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

... view full title details below.

Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781406360288
ISBN-10 1406360287
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Walker Books
Imprint Walker Books Ltd
Publication Date 1 May 2015
International Publication Date 2 April 2015
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Horowitz, Anthony
Series Alex Rider
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Thrillers
Number of Pages 432
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 26mm
Weight 298g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.00
Catalogue Code 567962

Description of this Book

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?

^ top

Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Immensely gripping ... extremely enjoyable Carousel Bestselling Anthony Horowitz doesn't miss a beat in this thrilling new adventure that links back to his favourite hero, Alex Rider through the terrifying and gripping story of Yassen Gregorovich [...] An absolute must-read after finishing the Alex Rider series Love Reading 4 Kids
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 5 stars (out of 5)

^ top

Author's Bio

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, most recently with the latest adventure in the Alex Rider series, Russian Roulette and the highly acclaimed Sherlock Holmes novel, The House of Silk. His latest novel, Moriarty, is also set in the world of Sherlock Holmes. Anthony was chosen by the Ian Fleming estate to write the new James Bond novel which will be published in 2015. Anthony 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. He has also created and written many major television series, including Injustice, Collision and the award-winning Foyle's War.

^ top