Meet Skulduggery Pleasant
—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.
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The plotting is a little bit loose. The villain isn't really much more than a cardboad cut out. But the humour, the high-spiritedness and the wonderful interaction between the two main characters more than make up for it. We enjoyed Skulduggery Pleasant. Muchly.Read Full Review of Skulduggery Pleasant
It delivers just the right amount of witty dialogue, sarcasm and humor --- mixed with equal portions of fright, horror and imagery --- to keep children laughing and cringing from one page to the next.Read Full Review of Skulduggery Pleasant
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