Stormbreaker: Alex Rider Adventures, Book 1

Book review by Matt Berman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

British teen spy saves England in exciting thriller.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 23 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 75 reviews

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age 9+

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Love every book but this one is perfect.

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age 11+

Even a 14 year old boy can save a countrie

Very good book lots of action. Alex nearly dies at least 5 times. The first 3 pages you discover that his only family left just died (plus the police lie to him about how he dies ). He goes through intense training with people much older then him. Nearly drowns 2 times ! Lots of very cool James Bondy gadgets. Alex nearly gets killed by a giant jelly fish. At the end saves Britain and every body thinks he is a unknown terrorist. Ther is 5 pages left you think Alex is safe,but the bad guy is stile alive and tries to kill Alex and escape but a contract killer MI6 have been looking for kills the bad guy and escapes. And it's the end of the book. Very dramatic book. 11+

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For kids who love mystery and adventure

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