Skulduggery Pleasant - Skulduggery Pleasant

Meet Skulduggery Pleasant

Ace Detective
Snappy Dresser
Razor–tongued Wit
Crackerjack Sorcerer
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 end of the world?

Over his dead body.

Format: Hardcover (A Format)
Ageband: 8 to 12
Release Date: 03 Apr 2007
Pages: None
ISBN: 9780061231162

“An utterly charming debut, perfect for the Potter crowd.” — Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“Landy keeps the action brisk, his characters slightly macabre, and uses humor to take the edge off.” — ALA Booklist

“Fun and quirky with lots of humor.” — Locus

“A distinctly Horowitzian humor and verve.” — London Times

“This book is a delight. Full of character, black humor, and great fun.” — Daily Telegraph (London)

“Expected to take over Harry Potter’s place.” — UPI