Jacob is in the car when his dad stops to pick up a stranger in the rain - the hitchhiker. Who is he And why is he out in a storm Soon, Jacob has all the answers. Now he has to save his family from this madman, who will stop at nothing until they are all dead.
Full colour, graphic novel adaptions of some of the most hauntingly entertaining Horowitz short stories.
Reluctant or struggling readers will be swept up in the excitement of wanting to see what happens on the next page. - National Literacy Association
Anthony Horowitz is one of the UK's most prolific and successful writers. His novels The House of Silk and Moriarty were Sunday Times Top 10 bestsellers and sold in more than thirty-five countries around the world. His bestselling Alex Rider series for children has sold more than nineteen million copies worldwide. He is also the author of a James Bond novel, Trigger Mortis.
As a TV screenwriter he created both Midsomer Murders and the BAFTA-winning Foyle's War; other TV work includes Poirot, the widely-acclaimed mini-series Collision and Injustice and most recently, New Blood for the BBC. Anthony sits on the board of the Old Vic and regularly contributes to a wide variety of national newspapers and magazines. In January 2014 he was awarded an OBE for services to literature. Anthony Horowitz lives in London.