Author of Alex Rider, Foyle's War, Sherlock Holmes, James Bond, TV and film writer, occasional journalist.



Anthony Horowitz at Topping Books, St Andrews

Returning this September to one of his favourite bookshops, beloved bestselling author Anthony Horowitz comes to visit us here in St Andrews. He comes to discuss The Twist of a Knife, the fourth in his celebrated Detective Hawthorne series. Previously, Anthony has written two highly acclaimed Sherlock Holmes novels, The House of Silk and Moriarty; three James Bond novels, Trigger Mortis and Forever and a Day; and the acclaimed bestselling mystery novels Magpie Murders and Moonflower Murders. He is also the author of the teen spy Alex Rider series, and responsible for creating and writing some of the UK’s most loved and successful TV series, including Midsomer Murders and Foyle’s War. In January 2022 he was awarded a CBE for his services to literature.

So come join us in giving a warm welcome to one Britain’s most inventive and celebrated crime writers!

Topping Books, St Andrews – Saturday 17 September, 12noon (taking place at St Mark's Church)

  • 12.00
  • St Mark's Church
  • St Mark's, St Mary's Place, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9UY