An unmissable paraquel to the internationally bestselling Skulduggery Pleasant series, The Skulduggery Pleasant Grimoire is at once a thrilling recap of the books so far, a reference guide to characters, and a treasure-trove of bonus content.
As the Skulduggery Pleasant series nears its end (again), relive the adventure in this lavishly illustrated compendium of all things Skulduggery. Featuring a unique run-down of the books so far, it also includes an invaluable reference tool for the dizzying cast of characters, as well as bonuses, surprises, and a dark story all of its own. The Grimoire is an essential book for any Skulduggery fan.
Derek Landy lives near Dublin. Before writing his children\'s story about a sharply-dressed skeleton detective, he wrote the screenplays for a zombie movie and a murderous horror film. \"I think my career-guidance teacher is spinning in her grave,\" he says, \"or she would be if she were dead.\"
Praise for Derek Landy: -
”'Landy [has the] ability to craft an engaging story from start to finish.” - Inis
”'Derek Landy has been something of a publishing phenomenon.” - Irish Post
Praise for Skulduggery: -
'A gripping debut.' Phil Hogan, Observer -
”'Landy's witty style will win him fans of all ages … It's a good job Harry's [Potter] resigning before he's forcibly retired.” - Irish Mail on Sunday
'Hugely enjoyable - a thrill-a-minute adventure.' Jonathan Stroud, author of the BARTIMAEUS TRILOGY -
'It's exciting, pacy, nicely handled and fun. I sincerely hope Landy revisits these characters.' Philip Ardagh, Guardian -
'Skulduggery Pleasant serves up a thoroughly satisfying blend of humour, magic and adventure. Once you've met Stephanie and Skullduggery, you'll be clamouring for a sequel.' Rick Riordan, author of the PERCY JACKSON series -
”'A remarkably accomplished debut with wonderful dialogue.” - Robert Dunbar, Irish Times
”'A rip-roaring adventure.” - Irish Sunday Independent