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Skulduggery Pleasant

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 35 Ratings and 35 Reviews

Book Description


Meet Skulduggery Pleasant

Ace Detective
Snappy Dresser
Razor–tongued Wit
Crackerjack Sorcerer
and
Walking, Talking,
Fire-throwing Skeleton

-as well as ally, protector, and mentor of Stephanie Edgley, a very unusual and darkly talented twelve-year-old.

These two alone must defeat an all-consuming ancient evil.

The e... More
Book Information
PublisherThe Bowen Press
BindingHardcover (25 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages400
ISBN-10B001KBZ6DE
Publication Date04/01/2007
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The Creators
About Derek Landy (Author) : Derek Landy is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Derek Landy include Skulduggery Pleasant (Unabridged), Skulduggery Pleasant #2.
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Reader Comments
11/3/2009 Kieran Crowley said: A witty and fun book written by a fellow Irishman.
tags: I read

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7/26/2009 Sally Howes said:
skulduggery pleasant is a funny scary but in the end a heart warming book. with magical monster's and terrible murderers are stephanie a 12 year old girl and skulduggery pleasant a skeleton up to it. this book is so exciting I wanted my mother sally to keep on reading it for the hole night. childre... more

tags: I recommend

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4/25/2009 hope cates said: it was great
tags: I read

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2/5/2009 Claudia Osmond tagged as: I read

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11/25/2008 Jen Wihebrink tagged as: fantasy, skeletons, evil

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10/25/2008 Angela Mann said: 1628751
tags: young adult, skeleton, magic, funny, fire-throwing, fantasy

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8/7/2008 Kathryn Hinds tagged as: I copy edited

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7/17/2008 Becky Levine said: A book about a skeleton P.I. could be good, bad, or great. Luckily, this one is beyond great. Skulduggery is a character I wish I'd written, with a story to match.
tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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6/26/2008 Lesa Boutin

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4/15/2008 Terry Doherty said:
Gordon Edgely, a world-renowned author of mysteries and the macabre, is dead. Uncle Gordon bequeathed his mansion and wealth to his 12-year-old niece, Stephanie. When Stephanie heard rumors that Uncle Gordon did not die of natural causes, she decided something needed to be done. On the day of her un... more

tags: I read, , fantasy series-books, To Read

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2/26/2008 Lynndy Bennett said: Tenacious young girl + (not-very-scary) skeleton detective + {assorted unpredictable characters} = great fun!
tags: I read, I recommend

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5/23/2007 RJ McGill tagged as: Wish List

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