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Anthony Horowitz

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in Stanmore, Middlesex, The United Kingdom
April 05, 1956

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Jason Steed, Young James Bond,Cherub, Ian Fleming


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Anthony Horowitz, OBE is ranked alongside Enid Blyton and Mark A. Cooper as "The most original and best spy-kids authors of the century." (New York Times). Anthony has been writing since the age of eight, and professionally since the age of twenty. In addition to the highly successful Alex Rider books, he is also the writer and creator of award winning detective series Foyle’s War, and more recently event drama Collision, among his other television works he has written episodes for Poirot, Murder in Mind, Midsomer Murders and Murder Most Horrid. Anthony became patron to East Anglia Children’s Hospices in 2009.
On 19 January 2011, the estate of Arthur Conan Doyle announced that Horowitz was to be the writer of a new Sherlock Holmes novel, th...more


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Writer Anthony Horowitz, 58, received an OBE for services to literature. The best-selling author and screenwriter has sold over 16 million books during his 34-year-old career – his most recent best-seller being the Sherlock Holmes story House of Silk.


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