Point Blank (Alex Rider #2)

 
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Boarding school can be Hell!
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Reader reviewed by Emily Wooden

When Alex Rider has to investigate a boarding school for rich, troubled boy's will he be able to save himself and his fellow boarders from the Sadistic teacher and principle?
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great book
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Reader reviewed by bob

this book is action packed and i couldn't put it down when i read it. It dosn't have one spot where there isn't somethin exciting going on. i loved this book and i bet anyone that has read it does to. if you are looking for a great story, get POINT BLANK. action/ mystery
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orginal mystery
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Reader reviewed by missy

The book was writen well and moved fast. It was intriging, because though clues were given, but not at a rate that the information can be totally pieced together. I loved it. The book was a wonderful action/mystery.
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Undercover Agent
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Reader reviewed by Jinxie

Alex gets a call one day asking him to do another mission.  Alex refuses because the last mission was too dangerous.  Taking no was not a possibilty.  They blackmail him into taking the assignment.  The investigation is of 2 murders of 2 very important rich people.   These murders are connected to the Point Blank academy where kids who get kicked out of regular school go.  Unbeknowst to their parents, the school is cloning the kids and trying to steal their parents' money.  Alex goes undercover in the school as a rich man, Sir David Friend's, son to see what is going on.  Read the book and see if Alex makes it out of the Academy alive!
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Modern Grooshan Grange!
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Reader reviewed by Siamak

Have you read Grooshan Grange? It's a book by Anthony Horowitz which was published in late 80s. It was about a boy sent to a mysterious school to learn magic! ( Some people(including myself) say that Harry Potter is copied from Groosham Grange) Anyway, students disapeared in midnight of their birthday and after that day, they enjoyed the school! Same thing happends in Point Blanc( write spelling is with "c" not "k" )Students disapear in midnights and after that, they enjoy the school!

The chapters before school are a bit loose, Skoda and all that. I liked the way Alex refused to kiss Fiona " I prefer to kiss the horse! " But the chapters that happen in the school are realy fun, full of action.

The last chapther was annoying. you didn't know who have survived, Alex or Grif?( After Skeleton Key was published, I got my answer )

The part I liked the most was the night operation, with Wolf.

Point Blanc is much better than Stormbreaker, But if you read Groosham Grange before this, you know most of the story and it becomes loose for you.
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Reader reviewed by EshInoBi

This was a great book, overall. Alex Rider gets caught moving a huge crane, and the police catch him. MI6 wants him to do something else, or face the police.
So, almost forced, Alex Rider has to go and do another one of his missions. I can understand why he wouldn't want to do them, but I myself would be very excited.
On this mission, Alex will go to a rich-boys school. First, he stays at the family's house (mansion?) that he is to pretend to be in the family. He has a sister, Fiona, in this identity. Fiona, of course, really doesn't like him. I can't see why. XP. After narrowly saving Fiona, Alex rejects her when she asks him to do something.
Then, he is picked up and then he's at the school. He meets one friend, who seems to be the only one to differ from the other boys. But why? When I read the answer, I was thrilled, as well as creeped out.
This isn't really a must-read, but it's still wonderful, but be prepared for some twists, and to be totally creeped out!
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piont blank
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Reader reviewed by Tyler

I found this book to be a really good secqual to the book storm break. it is packed full of adventure and action. what could be better then a  great adventure story about a kid who has to save the world as a secert spy.and it will suck u in from the frist page
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Creepy?
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Reader reviewed by EshInoBi

This was a great book, overall. Alex Rider gets caught moving a huge crane, and the police catch him. MI6 wants him to do something else, or face the police.
So, almost forced, Alex Rider has to go and do another one of his missions. I can understand why he wouldn't want to do them, but I myself would be very excited.
On this mission, Alex will go to a rich-boys school. First, he stays at the family's house (mansion?) that he is to pretend to be in the family. He has a sister, Fiona, in this identity. Fiona, of course, really doesn't like him. I can't see why. XP. After narrowly saving Fiona, Alex rejects her when she asks him to do something.
Then, he is picked up and then he's at the school. He meets one friend, who seems to be the only one to differ from the other boys. But why? When I read the answer, I was thrilled, as well as creeped out.
This isn't really a must-read, but it's still wonderful, but be prepared for some twists, and to be totally creeped out!
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Gripping
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Reader reviewed by chardiddlyarlie

Alex Rider is a reluctant MI6 spy. He is known well for his amazing skill and intelligence for his age and is MI6's secret weapon...deadly. When two accidental deaths reveal a link alex rider is brought in to go undercover and get the necessary evidence. The reader is gripped with suspense, daring and cheek and this book moves faster and faster. it is full of action and excitement and definately worth a read.
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Teenage Spy Saves the world yet again
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Reader reviewed by Aaron The koolguy

This Book is another success by Anthony Horrowits. It has everything! Action, mystery, adventure, you name it! Point Blank is very well writen and keeps you at the edge of your seat. It is about a boy who is a (secret government agent from MI6) that has to go to a school for Risch peoples sons and daughters. When Alex gets there he notices that everyone acts the same. Why is that? Thats Alexs question. Read this book to find out why. It's great! Read it bye it whatever just get it! Bye.
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