The word angel comes from the greek angelos meaning messenger. Ark angel picks up soon afterwards with alex recuperating in the hospital. See more ideas about wonder woman, comics and amazon queen. The overthetop characters, with their exaggerated quirks and personalities, work well in this james bondlike novel. Stormbreaker was adapted as a movie in 2006, and despite much mass marketing and merchandise with beliefs that the film would kickstart a franchise, it failed to make its budget back and got unfavorable. He makes friends with the boy in the room next to him, paul drevin. Order of dark angels books dark angels is a series of paranormal romance novels by australian author keri arthur. Russian roulette stormbreaker, point blanc, skeleton key, ark angel and crocodile tears. What is a summary of ark angel by anthony horowitz.
I read these books because my friend jack kiefer recommended these books to me. Danny the cat gets his first break as an actor after arriving in hollywood and is paired with sawyer to appear in the darla dimple film little ark angel. Things may seem normal at first with the launch of a space hotel, but the truth of the project is far from normal. Ark angel is the sixth book in the alex rider series written by british author anthony horowitz. The alex rider series are fun books, well written, inventive plots and good characters. The eccentric billionaire has been targeted by force three, a group of ecoterrorists who claim his project ark angel the first luxury hotel in outer spaceis a danger to the environment. We will send you one email a month notifying you of any hot new books announced or. Book 5 ended abruptly and very ianflemingly with alex on the ground, hit by a snipers bullet. I loved this book, it was one of my favorite books out of the alex rider series. The novel is a spy thriller which follows the attempt by the title. One night, four men break into the hospital and attempt to kidnap paul but alex manages to.
The main character is risa jones, the product of a. Alex listens to there plan and he must do something to save paul. The weapon ark angel, a revolutionary space hotel with catastrophic. Eagle strike, snakehead, crocodile tears and scorpia rising. This is because throughout the story, he does many intriguing, engaging, and critical actions. The series comprises ten novels, as well as four graphic novels, three short stories and a supplementary book. While a member of xfactor, angels wings were amputated and, very depressed, he was saved from a murder attempt by apocalypse, who grafted onto him technoorganic wings, which could fly higher, faster, were razor sharp, with feathers that were thrown as blades with a neurotoxin, and could even fold into a barely visible bundle on his back for concealing, while also brainwashing him into his. The apparent death of horowitzs central character, alex rider, in his fifth outing, scorpia, was handled in a similar fashion. Danny steps out of his scripted role and tries to impress the director. Alex rider is a series of spy novels by british author anthony horowitz about a 1415yearold spy named alex rider. Now is your chance to see this book visualized in a brandnew format, with bold, edgy, mangalike illustrations that bring alex rider to life in a way not seen before. Ark angel alex rider 6 anthony horowitz puffin 2011. When mi6 agent alex rider wakes up in a hospital, he is thrilled. Like all of the books by anthony horowitz, ark angel is superbly plotted and logical it requires very little suspension of belief in any of his books that are part of either the alex rider series, the diamond brothers series, that gatekeeper series or any other of his single books, including the book that has the gadgets used by alex rider.
Unfortunately for the ecoterrorists, alex puts the four men to sleep. Anthony horowitzs ark angel is the story of a young boy who has been drawn into the very grown up world of espionage. In this story, the complex character i chose was alex rider. If you really want to know, read the book to find out. The novel is a spy thriller which follows the attempt by the title character, alex rider, to foil the plot of a russian billionaire. A bold and striking graphic novel adaptation of the sixth novel in anthony horowitzs acclaimed alex rider series. Ark angel is a adventure book written by anthony hororwitz.
Alex rider graphic novels, alex rider novels, list of alex rider. He lives with jack starbright, who used to be his uncles. Book report timothy aaron 102408 ark angel anthony horowitz published by the penguin group new york 2006 323 pages 1. The graphic novel by anthony horowitz, antony johnston. The alex rider adventures are now bestsellers the world over, and the book that started it all, stormbreaker, is now a major motion picture. Drevin is the developer of the ark angel space hotel project. Ark angel is yet another book in the alex rider series.
This onepage guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of ark angel by anthony horowitz. It was very interesting because of all the different places he went, he went across the world and even out of this world. Alex rider is a title character and the protagonist of the alex rider novel series by british author anthony horowitz. There he befriends another patient, the lonely son of the multimillionaire, nikolei drevin. Alex rider project gutenberg selfpublishing ebooks. Author anthony horowitzs multimillionselling alex rider series reaches thrilling new heights with ark angel, which is full of the blistering action and slick gadgets young readers love. He lives with jack starbright, who used to be his uncles housekeeper. Character analysis of ark angel 864 words bartleby. But he is forced back into action when the vicious terrorist group force three takes. From cornwall to cuba, venice to france, alex rider has travelled far and wide as a spy for mi6, facing danger and death at every turn. Secret weapon, christmas at gunpoint and incident in nice. The first novel, stormbreaker, was released in the united kingdom in 2000 and was adapted into a motion picture in 2006. Ark angel has alex sent off to a distant island following an encounter with scorpia in the previous book of the same name.
Who is alex rider from ark angel and what is their import. Biblically then, an angel is a spiritual being rather than a fleshand blood. The worlds only teen spy, alex rider, is one of the most popular book characters for young readers. Ark angel, the sixth book in british anthony horowitzs alex rider series, opens with teenage mi6 spy protagonist alex rider recovering in a hospital after having survived being shot by a sniper. All pages pertaining to characters that appear in the novel ark angel should appear in this. Resurrecting an apparently dead main character is a tried and true technique for keeping fans on their toes it worked for arthur conan doyle, and its been pretty effective for anthony horowitz too. Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from wikipedia or other free sources online. Mariano english 9 november 2017 ark angel book report a complex character is a character that has a variety of traits and different sides to their personality. To ask other readers questions about ark angel, please sign up.
Soon alex discovers that force three will stop at nothing to destroy ark angel, even if it means sending four hundred tons of molten glass and steel. This study guide consists of approximately 44 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of ark angel. The novel is a spy thriller which follows the attempt by the title character, alex rider, to foil the plot of a. He meets paul drevin, the son of a russian billionaire nikolei drevin. Had a great time in toronto being a celebrity judge on canadas smartest person. Alex doesnt know much about paul, but one night when taking a walk alex sees 4 men, looking for paul. This story begins shortly after alex has been shot. Stormbreaker, point blanc, skeleton key, eagle strike, ark angel, snakehead and crocodile tears asked in authors, poets, and playwrights, mystery books, alex rider what is the resolution of the. The book was released in the united kingdom on 1 april 2005 and in the united states on 20 april 2006. In all the books they take place in london the main characters name is alex rider, in the.
Exposition rising action resolution inciting incident. Ark angel is a young adult thriller novel by anthony horowitz. Maximilian webber, a former sas man, gives a speech denouncing a terrorist organisation known as force. Ark angel is the sixth book in the alex rider series by british author anthony horowitz. After a chance encounter with the son of billionaire nikolei drevin, alex rider finds himself in the middle of an international plot to destroy the pentagon. It starts off by alex recovering from a gunshot wound after he just ruined scorpias plans with their recent operation invisible sword and he gets placed in a. The books are also being adapted as a series of graphic novels that reached ark angel in 2020 that form a different canon to the books. All pages pertaining to characters that appear in the novel ark angel should appear in this category.730 298 172 538 227 312 1498 1288 1013 1131 183 1541 1349 1391 712 34 824 105 1542 301 246 643 633 1423 53 85 1186 645 6 241 1183 764 995 1264