Ark Angel (Alex Rider, Book 6) by Anthony Horowitz

By Anthony Horowitz

The sniper’s bullet approximately killed him. yet Alex Rider controlled to outlive . . . simply in time for extra hassle to return his approach. while kidnappers try and take hold of a fellow sufferer from the specific sanatorium the place Alex is recuperating, he is aware he has to forestall him. however the boy he saves is not any usual sufferer: he's the son of Nikolai Drevin, one of many richest males on this planet. The eccentric billionaire has been exact through strength 3, a bunch of eco-terrorists who declare his venture Ark Angel—the first luxurious resort in outer space—is a possibility to the surroundings. quickly Alex discovers that strength 3 will cease at not anything to wreck Ark Angel, no matter if it capability sending 400 a whole lot molten glass and metal hurtling all the way down to Earth and killing thousands . . . until Alex can cease them.

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