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Anthony Horowitz - Quickfire Interview

Find out who Alex Rider is based on, what it's like to have a book made into a film and much more in Anthony Horowitz's Q+A.

Extract:

What advice would you give to your 10 year old self?

Enjoy yourself. It's going to get worse.

What would you be if you hadn't been a writer?

Unemployed.

What is your next book going to be about?

Yassen Gregorovich, the assassin from the Alex Rider books. How does a 14-year-old boy become a contract killer. The title is Russian Roulette.