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Point Blanc

By Anthony Horowitz

Point Blanc is a brand-new TV series on Amazon Prime Video, bringing the adventures of Alex Rider to teenage and adult audiences.

Recruited by MI6 after the mysterious death of his uncle, teenage spy Alex Rider engages in a dangerous undercover mission to infiltrate the exclusive Point Blanc Academy. But the school hides a deadly secret. Can Alex alert the world to the truth before it’s too late? Now adapted for the small screen in eight episodes on Amazon Prime Video, featuring Otto Farrant as Alex Rider, Brenock O’Connor as best friend Tom and Ronke Adekoluejo as Jack Starbright. Point Blanc is part of Anthony Horowitz's bestselling 13-book series, with over 16 million copies sold worldwide.

  • "Explosive, thrilling, action-packed – meet Alex Rider." Guardian
  • "The perfect hero ... genuine 21st century stuff." Daily Telegraph
  • "The series that has re-invented the spy genre." Independent

About the author

Anthony Horowitz is the author of the number one bestselling Alex Rider books and the Power of Five series. He enjoys huge international acclaim as a writer for both children and adults. After the success of his first James Bond novel, Trigger Mortis, he was invited back by the Ian Fleming Estate to write a second, Forever and a Day. His latest crime novel, The Word Is Murder, introducing Detective Daniel Hawthorne, was a bestseller. 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 Collision, New Blood and the BAFTA-winning Foyle’s War.

Awards

2002: Askews Torchlight Children's Book Award

Askews Childrens Book Award - Shortlisted

2002: Blue Peter Book Awards: The Book I Couldn't Put Down

Blue Peter The Book I Couldn't Put Down Award - Shortlisted

2002: Galaxy British Book Awards: The Children's Book of the Year

Children's Book of the Year Award - Shortlisted

2002: Lancashire Children's Book of the Year

Lancashire Children's Book of the Year Award - Shortlisted

ISBN: 9781406399233
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: September 2, 2020
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 304pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 07/09/20 at 16:57:24
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