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Who wrote the magpie murders?

Who wrote the magpie murders?

Anthony Horowitz
The Magpie Murders/Authors

Magpie Murders is a 2016 mystery novel by British author Anthony Horowitz and the first novel in the Susan Ryeland series.

What is the main part of the book written by the author?

Books are made up of three main parts: front matter, body matter, and end matter. The front matter comes at the beginning of the book and includes the: Half title, frontispiece, and title page. Copyright page.

What is the book Shadow about?

Shadow is a young adult novel by Michael Morpurgo in which Matt and his Grandpa seek to have Afghan asylum seekers Aman Khan and his mother, known as Mum, freed from the British detention facility at Yarl’s Wood. The plot relies on Aman’s account of escaping Afghanistan with a stray dog that he named Shadow.

Is there a new Alex Rider book?

The new Alex Rider, Nightshade, came out in April 2020 and there is also a new book for this year’s World Book Day – Undercover and a collection of short stories Secret Weapon.

Is there an Atticus Pund series?

The Magpie Murders – Atticus Pund/Susan Ryeland Series The Magpie Murders is the first in the Atticus Pund/Susan Ryeland series. Ryeland is the editor of famous murder mystery writer Alan Conway, who is working on his latest Detective Atticus Pund manuscript.

Is Magpie a murder for kids?

David Penn It’s not written specifically for young adults.

Where does about the author go in a book?

About the Author—A brief biography, nor more than 1 page, about the author. This is typically the last page of a book and is on the left hand side. The author biography should either be on the last page of the book, or on the cover of the book (but not both).

What does a book contain?

A big bad review of the order in which the top 10 most common front matter elements should be presented:

  • Half-title page.
  • Title page.
  • Copyright page.
  • Dedication.
  • Epigraph.
  • Table of Contents.
  • Foreword.
  • Preface.

Who had a dog called Shadow?

Shadow is a golden retriever and the deuteragonist of the Disney film, Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey and its sequel, Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco.

How did Aman and his mother arrive in England?

Aman and his mother came to Manchester from a cave in Afghanistan. Aman and his mother are locked up there because the government says that they can’t stay in England. Yarslwood is the place where asylum seekers who are not allowed to stay here are kept until they are sent back to the country they came from.

Who killed Alex Rider?

Damian Cray
At the end of the novel, when Damian Cray (the man who hired Gregorovich) orders him to kill Alex, he refuses and is shot and killed. Before dying, Gregorovich tells Alex that he worked with his father and to go to Venice and find Scorpia to find his destiny.

Is Yassen Gregorovich Alex Rider’s dad?

Biography. According to Ash, Yassen was born in Russia and had a rough childhood. He was with John Rider, Alex’s father, (unbeknown to Yassen, as part of John’s MI6 cover in SCORPIA) when him and John killed a drug dealer in the Amazon. Then Yassen became even more powerful.

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