When his guardian dies in suspicious circumstances, 14-year-old Alex Rider finds world turned upside down. Forcibly recruited into M16, has to take part gruelling SAS training exercises. Then, armed with a special set of secret gadgets, he’s off on first mission Cornwall.

Alex Rider will soon be a star in his very own TV series! Meet the orphan turned teen superspy who’s saving world one mission at time—from #1 New York Times bestselling author! They said uncle Ian died car accident. But knows that’s lie, and bullet holes windshield prove it. Yet he never suspected truth: was really spy for Britain’s top secret intelligence agency. And now has been recruited to find uncle’s killers . Rider’s is debut packed with bonus material – including an extra short story, letter from Anthony Horowitz, much more! From author of Magpie Murders Moriarty. “Slam-bang action, spying high-tech gadgets non-stop thriller!”—Kirkus Reviews