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Skeleton Key

By Anthony Horowitz

The third, explosive mission in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series.

In the third book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, teenage spy Alex faces his most dangerous challenge yet. Teaming up with the CIA, Alex must go to a remote Caribbean island called Skeleton Key, where the insane general Sarov is hatching explosive plans to re-write history.

  • 2015 is the 15th Anniversary of Alex Rider!
  • Featuring exciting new jackets designed directly from kids' feedback. This is Alex Rider for the next generation of fans.
  • Over 13 million copies sold worldwide.

About the author

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 and was published in October 2014. Anthony was also chosen by the Ian Fleming estate to write the new James Bond novel which will be published next year. 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.

Awards

2003: Calderdale Children's Book of the Year Award

Calderdale Children's Book of the Year Award - Winner

2003: Galaxy British Book Awards: The Children's Book of the Year

Children's Book of the Year Award - Shortlisted

2003: Red House Children's Book Award

Red House Children's Book Award - Winner

2003: Salford Children's Book Award

Salford Children's 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: Lincolnshire Young People's Book Award

Lincolnshire Young People's Book Award - Shortlisted

ISBN: 9781406360219
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: May 1, 2015
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 352pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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