Titles and short summary in this set for Alex Rider by Anthony Horowitz, 10 Young Adult Paperback Box Set
An international contract killer has been given his orders. His next target is a fourteen-year-old spy ... Alex Rider. The man's name is Yassen Gregorovich. He knows Alex well. The two of them share a secret from the past. Yassen remembers the forces that turned him from an ordinary schoolboy into a hired assassin as he considers his next mission. What is it that makes someone choose to do evil? What would it take to make them kill? This thrilling adventure will be the deadliest yet...
This gripping final mission brings together Alex Rider's old enemies to frame the teenage superspy in an unstoppable plot of revenge, from which he can never return. Pursued from Europe to North Africa and Cairo's city of the dead, this is the twistiest and most deadly plot of any Alex Rider mission yet and will reveal Smithers' ultimate gadget and see the shock death of a significant character.
Targeted by a hitman and under the threat of his past being exposed by the media, Alex reluctantly turns to MI6. But their help doesn't come cheap: they need Alex to spy on the activities at a GM crop plant. There he spots Desmond McCain, a high-profile charity organizer, who realizes that Alex is on to him and the actual plans for the money he's raising. Kidnapped and whisked off to Africa, Alex learns the full horror of McCain's plot: to create an epic disaster that will kill millions. Forced to ask MI6 for protection, Alex finds himself being manipulated into a deadly game that could destroy an entire East African country.
Splashing down off the coast of Australia, Alex is soon working undercover for ASIS, the Australian Secret Service, on a mission to infiltrate the criminal underworld of South-East Asia: the ruthless world of the Snakehead. Faced with an old enemy and troubled by his past, Alex is caught between two secret services with no one to trust, and this time he needs all his wits to survive...
From Cornwall to Cuba, Venice to France, Alex Rider has traveled far and wide as a spy for MI6, facing danger and death at every turn. But in his last mission, fighting the criminal organization, Scorpia, Alex appeared to have finally met his match. In the thrilling sequel to "Scorpia,” find out the answer to the question on everyone's lips - "Will Alex Rider live to fight another day?"
The fifth revelation-packed mission in the Alex Rider series! Still reeling from the terrible discovery he has made about his father, teenage MI6 superspy, Alex Rider is determined to find out more. Traveling to Italy, he manages to infiltrate the glamorous world of Claudia Rothman, a beautiful society hostess and member of the international criminal organization, Scorpia. She reveals that MI6 murdered Alex’s father in an operation masterminded by the Head of Special Operations, Mrs. Jones. Shocked and angry, Alex faces a choice: to continue to work with the British security services or become an agent for Scorpia and get revenge. "Scorpia" was a no. 1 bestseller, and the Alex Rider series has sold over 1 million copies in the UK alone!
Reluctant MI6 agent Alex Rider is relaxing in the south of France until a sudden, ruthless attack on his hosts plunges him back into a world of violence and mystery - and this time, MI6 doesn’t want to know. Alex is determined to track down his friends' attackers, even if he must do it alone. But it's a path that leads to a long-buried secret - and a discovery more terrible than anything he could have imagined.