The stakes get higher in #1 NYT bestselling author Anthony Horowitz’s latest masterpiece. As the fourth novel in the spellbinding Gatekeepers series begins, the. Necropolis by Anthony Horowitz, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Summary: An excellent fast paced thriller, ideal for boys but equally enjoyable for girls. If the rest of the series is up to the same standard as.

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Refresh and try again. Books by Anthony Horowitz. I would recommend this book to people interested in a little bit of horror in ages Aug 23, Declan Quinn rated it it was amazing. A person trying to give her a letter disappears in a swarming crowd, and the people that she meets stare at her intently.

So now everyone is coming to save the damsel in distress. The Old ones are luring the other Gatekeepers to Necropolis by neceopolis Scarlett hostage.

Necropolis (The Gatekeepers, #4) by Anthony Horowitz

Matt and Scott have to earn year old Scarlett Adams goes through a portal in a London church, ending up in a monastery in the Ukraine, thereby revealing herself to the Old Ones, hecropolis want to capture the five Gatekeepers. I wouldn’t mind except this means they’ll only come together right at the end and I wanted to see more of the planning aspects sketched out in the chapter ‘Council of War’.

Richard Cole does not use the false name Abram Stitchkins. It is a rewrite of the corresponding Day of the Dragon, released in Horowitz’s Pentagram series. A dream call by Scarlett wakes a dragon a metaphor for a typhoonwhich starts to move towards Hong Kong.

The company Nightrise is working on the Old Ones side, and they have large influences all around the world. Meanwhile, Chaosthe King of the Old Ones, prepares to commence the war to conquer the planet and wipe out humanity. Scarlett meets the sinister Chairman of Nightrise at The Nail, Nightrise’s Hong Kong headquarters, who gives her an ornate jade necklacewhich is in fact a tracking device. The first few chapters were certainly interesting, and I was pretty gripped, but after that, things became incredibly bland and tiresome.


Because their powers are strengthened when together they begin to think of escaping. Shang-Tung believes Scarlett is a reincarnate of a goddess and has had his people watch over her all her life.

In London, Scarlett is trying to get back to her normal life, but can’t when she notices strange men following her. His books race between exotic locations, intense fight scenes, narrow escapes and dramatic showdowns towards a climactic final battle you know will leave you cheering. This review has been hidden because it neropolis spoilers. About Anthony Horowitz Anthony Horowitz has been writing since the age of eight, and professionally since the age of twenty. There is only one mafia related group of people fighting against the evil doing and there mainly working neropolis secrecy, but that changes when Scarlett arrives.

The original character of Will has been replaced by Scarlett, Horowitz’s first female hero. The fifth member of the Gatekeepers is about to be discovered: Nov 02, Chris Horsefield rated it hoowitz liked it.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of The ultimate power of the fifth gatekeeper is about to be unleashed. Scarlett escapes, and necropolsi her way back to England, but her disappearance is all over the news, letting the Old Ones know exactly who and where she is. Matt also explained that he knew the Old Ones would think it was amusing to see two of the Five briefly imprisoned in the same room, before they were imprisoned in different rooms in different sides of the world.

Retrieved from ” http: Matt is back and along with the other three Gatekeeper’s try to find Scarlett and they all head to Hong Kong. I thought there was a reason that Horowitz never defined his power, I thought he anthlny unpredictable; without limits. To ask other readers questions about Necropolisneropolis sign up.


As the climax suggests the heroes are about to snatch victory from near defeat, Horowitz spins things again to set up a cliffhanger leading to Oblivion as the final in the series. Hofowitz a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

However, one must really wonder at its conclusion how much was accomplished over the course of the book. It is the fourth novel in his Power of Five series.

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Scarlett’s power is great and also, I love her. Lots of the trademark Horowitz action and suspense, good for 6th grade and up! I know fantasy isn’t your natural groove Horowitz, please put some thought into it. Meanwhile, Lohan’s men kill all but one of the Old Ones’ agents, who is wounded but hides. She was wearing a tight jersey that showed off the shape of her body – round and lumpy. He and his followers built the monastery around the door in order to catch any of the Five for the Old Ones should they come through.

In a nutshell Necropolis is a very good book for people who like fantasy, fiction, thriller novels, and is also a dramatic set up to apage series nevropolis book.

But on that note: Description An ancient necdopolis is unleashed. According to Horowitz, this change resulted a complete rewrite of the original.

Oct 12, Abeera rated it it was amazing. I am quite happy with this series.

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The characters were made like you were living in the story. Hong Kong is being poisoned by the Old Ones, and Scarlett is captured. However, the restaurant is destroyed by a bomb.