One of the UK's most prolific and successful writers, ANTHONY HOROWITZ may have committed more (fictional) murders than any other living author. His most recent novel, "The House of Silk", was a "Sunday Times" Top 10 bestseller; it sold in more than 35 countries around the world. His bestselling Alex Rider series for children has sold more than 19 million copies worldwide. As a TV screenwriter he created both "Midsomer Murders" and the BAFTA-winning "Foyle's War"; other TV work includes "Poirot" and the widely acclaimed mini-series "Collision and Injustice". Anthony has recently joined the board of the Old Vic Theatre in London, and he regularly contributes to a wide variety of national newspapers and magazines. In January 2014 he was named an Officer of the British Empire for his services to literature. Anthony Horowitz lives in London.