Alex Rider: Snakehead

Working undercover in Bangkok, Alex meets someone he can finally trust. But in the poisonous world of espionage, is there any such thing? Before long, Alex finds himself facing an old enemy… an enemy with a plan which could destabilise half the world. Caught between two secret services, unsure who is on his side, can Alex dodge his enemies’ lethal venom for long? The seventh scorching Alex Rider adventure, set in the violent gangland underworld of the Snakeheads.

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  • This book was really touching, because Alex gets betrayed by a lot of people.In the end he realizes his godfather Ash is working against him and the ASIS knew this from the start.

    7 March 2014

  • cool cover

    8 March 2013

  • I love these Alex Rider books. Full of suspense and action

    8 March 2013

  • loved it

    When Alex Rider is confronted with an asian gang called snakehead that is actually run by a scorpia agent there is no disapointment

    5 March 2013

  • loved it

    I absolutely adored this book! definitely the best of the Alex Rider series! a must-read if you are a fan of action, adventure and drama!I hope you enjoy reading this as much as I did!

    30 January 2013

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    Anthony Horowitz

    It’s 15 years since the first awesome Alex Rider adventure and they’re still the real deal, loved by millions worldwide.


    Anthony’s awards include the Booksellers Association/Nielsen Author of the Year Award 2007, the Children’s Book of the Year for Ark Angel and the Red House Children’s Book Awards for Skeleton Key. In 2013 he was awarded an OBE for services to literature.

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