By Anthony Horowitz
The sniper’s bullet approximately killed him. yet Alex Rider controlled to outlive . . . simply in time for extra difficulty to come back his approach. while kidnappers try to clutch a fellow sufferer from the unique sanatorium the place Alex is convalescing, he is aware he has to prevent him. however the boy he saves is not any traditional sufferer: he's the son of Nikolai Drevin, one of many richest males on the planet. The eccentric billionaire has been particular via strength 3, a bunch of eco-terrorists who declare his venture Ark Angelthe first luxurious inn in outer spaceis a threat to the surroundings. quickly Alex discovers that strength 3 will cease at not anything to wreck Ark Angel, no matter if it ability sending 400 hundreds molten glass and metal hurtling right down to Earth and killing hundreds of thousands . . . until Alex can cease them.
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But Leon had faxed him two sheets, and according to the entirely symbolic Captain Legend comic strip on the first sheet, the superhero had flown to Hermes' World-that is, Leon had gone to the Hermitage-a week after the photos were taken. He reported that no construction using tarpaulin was taking place on any of the three floors in any of the three buildings. As for the crates, though artwork was always being loaned to the museum, no new pieces had gone on display, nor had any new exhibits been announced: with sections closed off for the modernization, exhibit space was at a premium.
Pavel swung the van suddenly from the center lane to the left lane, jolting the men to the other side. Having fallen asleep when they left the Hermitage, both Oleg and Konstantin awoke with a jolt. "You're too impatient, Pavel," Ivan said. 'What are you in such a rush to get home to, your wife? " "Very funny," Pavel said. The truth was, he wasn't hurrying to get to anything. He was in a rush to get away from the pressure, away from the deadline that had consumed them for months on end. Now that it was nearly over, he couldn't wait to go back to designing computer animation software for Mosfilm.
Most of the time, the maitre d' was looking, so Fields-Hutton had to recover the film when other patrons came into the restaurant, distracting him. Andrei was one of Peggy's finds. His name came from a list of former soldiers, and she later learned that he had originally intended to make money working in a West Siberian oil settlement. But he was wounded in Afghanistan and, after back surgery, he could no longer lift heavy gear. After Gorbachev, he could no longer afford to live. He was the perfect man to shuttle data between deeply buried operatives whose names he didn't know, whose faces he never saw, and Fields-Hutton.