Teen superspy Alex Rider faces a pop star bent on world destruction and a lethal group of assassins in graphic novel adaptations of two of his thrilling adventures.
When his relaxing holiday with Sabine Pleasure and her family is interrupted by a ruthless attack, teenage MI6 agent Alex Rider knows it’s no accident. Determined to hunt down the hit man who sent Sabine’s father into a coma, Alex plunges headfirst into a world of violence and mystery, uncovering a sinister plan to start a nuclear war. And once the missiles are launched, Alex has just ninety minutes to save the world. . . .
About the Author
Anthony Horowitz is the author of the best-selling Alex Rider series in addition to adult novels about Sherlock Holmes and James Bond. In 2014 he was appointed an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) for Services to Literature. Anthony Horowitz lives in London.
Antony Johnston is the author of many comics and graphic novels, including stories about Daredevil and Wolverine. He lives in the Northwest of England.
Kanako and Yuzuru are Kanako Damerum and Yuzuru Takasaki, two sisters from Japan who frequently collaborate on manga-style art for comics and graphic novels. Kanako is a graphic designer and lives in London. Yuzuru is an illustrator and lives in Tokyo.
This graphic novel adaptation with brilliant action sequences is based on book four of the original Alex Rider series. —Literacy Daily