Policier & Thriller

  • Alan Conway est un auteur à succès. Les lecteurs vénèrent son détective, Fidèle Staupert, et raffolent de ses enquêtes dans la campagne anglaise, véritables hommages à l'âge d'or des romans d'énigme et à la reine du crime, Agatha Christie. Plus les fans achètent, plus son éditrice, Susan Ryeland, a le sourire.
    Mais le dernier roman de Conway n'est pas comme les autres. En s'y plongeant, Susan découvre que le manuscrit dissimule une bien sombre énigme et qu'il ne s'agit cette fois pas d'une fiction. Son auteur est en danger et Susan, éditrice devenue détective à son tour, doit déchiffrer le puzzle de cette comptine mortelle avant qu'il ne soit trop tard...

  • « Sherlock Holmes est mort. Vive Moriarty ! ».

    « Non, ce n'était pas moi. Je vais vous dire pourquoi, laissez-moi d'abord me présenter. Je m'appelle Frederick Chase, je suis détective à l'agence américaine Pinkerton. Ma mission ? Retrouver Clarence Devereux et geler les activités de ce cerveau criminel, qui s'est empressé de venir combler le vide laissé par la mort de Moriarty, cet ennemi juré de Sherlock Holmes. Dans le but de mettre la main sur ce génie du mal, je devais accompagner l'inspecteur Athelney Jones, un condisciple de Holmes et l'un de ses adeptes, dans les antres les plus ténébreux de Londres ».

    Le criminel le plus dangereux d'Angleterre n'est pas celui que l'on croit. Si le professeur Moriarty, le « Napoléon du crime », est bien mort en tombant d'une hauteur de 250 mètres dans les chutes de Reichenbach, en Suisse, qui donc lui a succédé à la tête du milieu criminel londonien ? Est-ce cet impitoyable gangster new-yorkais venu régner sur la pègre londonienne pour faire le pont avec son fief mafieux de New York ? Et si Moriarty n'était pas mort ?

  • Sherlock Holmes Stil Mörder-Mystery mit einem Detektiv und Ajudant -Duo - Horowitz ist eine Figur in seinem eigenen Roman.

    2017, noch ô dt., englischer Autor, "Alex Rider-Serie"

  • THE NO. 1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'Exciting... 007 is back' Daily Express 'Evil villains, fast cars...and the story rips along' Guardian The explosive prequel to Casino Royale, from bestselling author Anthony Horowitz ***** A SPY IS DEAD One body. Three bullets. A British agent floats in the waters of the French Riviera, murdered by an unknown hand.

    A LEGEND IS BORN Determined to uncover the truth, James Bond enters a world of fast cars, grand casinos and luxury yachts. But beneath the glamour, he soon encounters a dangerous network of organised crime.

    THIS IS HOW IT ALL BEGAN It's time for Bond to earn his licence to kill. He must find those responsible and unravel their devastating plan - before he becomes their next victim...

    ***** 'Tremendous fun... Horowitz has the discipline and skill of a first-class action writer' Sunday Express 'Horowitz excels at action sequences' Sunday Times

  • Literary legend James Bond returns to his 1950s heyday in this exhilarating thriller by Sunday Times bestselling author Anthony Horowitz. It's 1957 and James Bond (agent 007) has only just survived his showdown with Auric Goldfinger at Fort Knox. By his side is Pussy Galore, who was with him at the end. Unknown to either of them, the USSR and the West are in a deadly struggle for technological superiority. And SMERSH is back. The Soviet counter-intelligence agency plans to sabotage a Grand Prix race at the most dangerous track in Europe. But it's Bond who finds himself in the driving seat and events take an unexpected turn when he observes a suspicious meeting between SMERSH's driver and a sinister Korean millionaire, Jai Seong Sin. Soon Bond is pitched into an entirely different race uncovering a plan that could bring the West to its knees. Welcoming back familiar faces, including M and Miss Moneypenny, international bestselling author Anthony Horowitz ticks all the boxes: speed, danger, strong women and fiendish villains, to reinvent the golden age of Bond in this brilliantly gripping adventure. Trigger Mortis is also the first James Bond novel to feature previously unseen Ian Fleming material. This is James Bond as Fleming imagined him.

  • L'histoire se déroule à Londres, en 1890. Inquiété par d'obscures menaces, Edmond Carstairs fait appel à Sherlock Holmes. Celui-ci suspend son enquête faute de preuves.Mais Carstairs est bientôt victime d'un vol. Dernière enquête du héros de Conan Doyle, gardée secrète selon la volonté du docteurWatson (l'ami du détective Sherlock Holmes, le narrateur de presque toutes les histoires et le fairevaloir de celui-ci).

  • Next Ian Flemming-Autor, schreibt den nächsten James Bond (wie William Boyd vorher) Engländer, "Alex Rider Serie", Sherlock-Holmes-Novels, others

  • ''My favourite literary hero at the moment is Anthony Horowitz'' - SHARI LAPENA, author of The Couple Next Door and A Stranger in the House _________________________ Death, deception, and a detective with quite a lot to hide: the second novel in the bestselling series starring Private Investigator Daniel Hawthorne. _________________________ ''You shouldn''t be here. It''s too late... '' These were Richard Pryce''s last words, overheard moments before the celeb divorce lawyer was bludgeoned to death with a £3,000 bottle of wine. Strange circumstances pile up. Pryce was teetotal, so why this bottle? Why those words? Why did the killer paint a number on his wall? And, most importantly, which of the man''s many, many enemies did the deed? Baffled, the police are forced to bring in Private Investigator Daniel Hawthorne and his sidekick, the author Anthony , who''s really getting rather good at this murder investigation business. But as Hawthorne takes on the case with characteristic relish, it becomes clear that he, too, has secrets to hide. Anthony knows they must be exposed - even at the risk of death... _________________________ ''It''s great fun and often hilarious to watch Anthony, as Hawthorne''s biographer try to solve crimes while hopelessly out of his depth. This is meta-fiction I can get behind.'' - SHARI LAPENA "Anthony Horowitz gets away with murder in all sorts of ways and emerges triumphant " - THE TIMES , Books of the Year "Pure pleasure for readers ... A must-read delight. " - WALL STREET JOURNAL "This is crime fiction as dazzling entertainment , sustained by writing as skilfully light-footed as Fred Astaire" - SUNDAY TIMES CRIME CLUB (STAR PICK) "A crime story that keeps you up into the small hours... a page-turning mystery " - METRO " Sheer genius ... The narrative is hilarious and full of Holmesian clues and deliberate errors which will leave the eagle-eyed reader feeling just a bit smug. A joy from start to finish " - INDEPENDENT "Fans of traditional puzzle mysteries will be enthralled " - PUBLISHERS WEEKLY "One of the most creative writers in the country today" - JEREMY VINE " Huge fun ... It''s hard to know why anyone who loves a good mystery wouldn''t thoroughly enjoy the ride " - IRISH INDEPENDENT "A new Anthony Horowitz novel is always something to look forward to . Anyone who likes a good Midsomer -style murder mystery will love The Sentence is Death" - CULTUREFLY ''Succeeds on all levels ... Horowitz has the Midas touch '' - BOOKLIST ''This mystery is a worthy and witty follow-up to last year''s best-seller The Word Is Murder ... brilliant and enigmatic '' - AARP ''No one currently working the field has anywhere near this much ingenuity to burn'' - KIRKUS

  • The first official new Sherlock Holmes mystery, written by global bestseller Anthony Horowitz.