Mission / Skeleton Key

On a private island near Cuba, Alex Rider faces his most dangerous challenge yet. The Russian General Sarov is hatching explosive plans to rewrite history - and only Alex can stop him.


  • Brings new meaning to the phrase 'action-packed'.

    Sunday Times

  • I was reading it whenever I could. My eyes were glued to the pages.

    Alex, aged 10, lovereadingforkids.co.uk

  • A normal 14 year old? No. A reluctant spy with really cool gadgets and mega exciting life or death missions? Yes!

    Sam, aged 11, lovereadingforkids.co.uk