Alex Rider: Secret Weapon

Seven Untold Adventures From the Life of a Teenaged Spy


Author: Anthony Horowitz

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1524739340

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 336

View: 6526

International bestselling author Anthony Horowitz's short story collection expands the universe of teen spy Alex Rider with more thrilling action, espionage, and pulse-pounding heroics. Inspired by Horowitz's millions of fans worldwide, Secret Weapon expands the world of Alex Rider with more thrilling action and pulse-pounding heroics. Follow Alex as he infiltrates a terrorist hideout in Afghanistan, fights to prevent an assassination attempt at a ski resort over Christmas, and much more! The #1 New York Times bestselling Alex Rider is back with more exciting, edge-of-your-seats adventures! Contains a combination of new and previously published material, together for the first time! Praise for Never Say Die: "Once again amid races, chases, hails of bullets, and increasingly spectacular explosions, the teenage James Bond pulls off one awesome feat of derring-do after another. [This] fresh caper . . . roars along to a (naturally) explosive climax." --Booklist

Mills & Boon Christmas (Mills & Boon e-Book Collections)


Author: Heidi Rice,Charlotte Phillips,Nina Harrington,Nicola Cornick,Anne Herries,Carole Mortimer,Maisey Yates,Joss Wood,Amanda McCabe,Barbara Monajem,Michelle Celmer,Judy Duarte,Margaret McPhee,Sarah Morgan,Diana Palmer,Lauri Robinson,Joanne Rock,Elizabeth Rolls,Bronwyn Scott,Joanna Sims,Linda Warren,Cathy Williams

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 1474006787

Category: Fiction

Page: 3200

View: 6385

MILLS & BOON CHRISTMAS 24 fantastic books that will keep you in a loving mood this Christmas!

The Primary English Encyclopedia


Author: Margaret Mallett

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134058071

Category: Education

Page: 352

View: 8728

A comprehensive, user-friendly and interesting reference book that explains key concepts, ideas and current requirements in primary English. Includes: over 600 entries short definitions of key concepts (e.g. parts of speech) succint explanations of current UK requirements extended entries on major topics such as speaking and listening, reading, writing, drama, bilingualism and children's literature up to date information and discussion of important issues key references and accounts of recent research findings a Who's Who of Primary English.



Author: Simon Mayo

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1446495418

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 432

View: 3894

'A great debut. You'll be itching to read more.' Anthony Horowitz Meet Itch - an accidental, accident-prone hero. Science is his weapon. Elements are his gadgets. All-action adventure perfect for fans of Alex Rider and Young Bond. Itchingham Lofte - known as Itch - is fourteen, and loves science, especially chemistry. He's also an element-hunter: he's collecting all the elements in the periodic table. Which has some interesting and rather destructive results in his bedroom. Then, Itch makes a discovery. A new element, never seen before. At first no one believes him - but soon someone hears about the strange new rock and wants it for himself. And Itch and his family are catapulted into a breathless adventure with terrifyingly high stakes . . . The debut novel from BBC radio presenter Simon Mayo.

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The American Book Trade Journal


Author: R.R. Bowker company

Publisher: N.A



Page: N.A

View: 9439

Mel Brooks in the Cultural Industries


Author: Alex Symons

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

ISBN: 0748664505

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 232

View: 5514

Alex Symons takes a unique, artist-focused approach in order to systematically identify the range of Brooks's adaptation strategies across the Hollywood film, Broadway theatre and American television industries.

Complete Horse Care Manual


Author: Colin Vogel

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756676932

Category: Nature

Page: 216

View: 1186

Illustrated in full color throughout, with more than 650 specially commissioned color photographs and diagrams, Complete Horse Care Manual is almost a Vet-in-Your-Pocket for horse owners, telling you how to provide regular care and attention for your horse, how to guard against health problems, and when the problem is serious enough to need professional attention. Providing the enthusiast with a sound understanding of how a horse functions, this manual clearly explains in non-technical terms the key elements of the horse's make-up, from legs and joints to teeth and jaws, from body systems to body language. Topics covered include the all-important but routine procedures such as clipping, trimming, and shoeing, to more vital subjects such as grazing requirements and nutritional needs. There are extremely useful 'Disorders' Fact Finder sections, there is advice on horse transport takes into account new research, and the latest information on equine passports and microchipping.

More Horowitz Horror


Author: Anthony Horowitz

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101177403

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

View: 8358

Ever pictured your own funeral? You won’t be able to help it when you read some of the stories in this nightmarish collection, where things are never what they appear. Funerals are just the beginning. How about a day at the beach that ends in a mischievous murder? Or a cell phone that has a direct dial to . . . the dead? From the creator of the blockbuster Alex Rider Adventures and The Diamond Brothers Mysteries comes eight more fantastically frightening tales. Whatever you do, don’t take this book to bed with you!