Anthony Horowitz

Who He Is

Anthony Horowitz has been writing since he was eight years old. Both his childhood and the James Bond movies inspired him to write the Alex Rider series. Anthony spends up to ten hours a day writing in his garden shed. He lives in England with is family.

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What He Writes

Anthony Horowitz's bestselling Alex Rider series, for boys ages ten and up, pits characters against the most unusual of circumstances. Alex is just a teenager, but he's a special spy for England's secret services and often battles supernatural evil beings.

Why Boys Like Him

The Alex Rider series is like James Bond for teenagers—complete with high-stakes action, top secret missions, and the coolest spy gadgets!

Anthony Horowitz's Books


by Anthony Horowitz
Ages 8 up

Alex Rider
Ages 10 up

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