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.
After learning a terrible secret about his father, teen spy Alex Rider travels to Venice to uncover the truth about his past. But the truth lies with a criminal organization known as Scorpia. When he agrees to train as an assassin and is given a target that he knows well, Alex must make a choice: work with MI6 once more or betray everything he believes in.
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.
Emma Vieceli is a comic artist whose work includes manga adaptations of Shakespeare among many other graphic novels. She lives in Cambridge, England.
Perhaps Rider's most thrilling adventure to date, this spinoff delivers a hearty dose of intrigue, dark secrets, and breakneck action. —Maryland Coast Dispatch
Those familiar with Horowitz’s long-running spy series will definitely enjoy seeing all of Alex’s daring escapes and adventures unfold right before their eyes. Artists Vieceli and Brown certainly add to the flair, as action often spills out into the gutters of the pages, and the wide array of panel variation keeps each page fresh. A great way to jump into the popular series. —Booklist Online