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Scepter of the Ancients

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Scepter of the Ancients

Skulduggery Pleasant Series, Book 1
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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 end of the world?

Over his dead body.

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 end of the world?

Over his dead body.

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  • ATOS:
    4.9
  • Lexile:
    760
  • Interest Level:
    MG
  • Reading Level:
    3 - 4

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About the Author-
  • 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 little thriller in which everybody dies.

    As a blackbelt in Kenpo Karate, he has taught countless children how to defend themselves, in the hopes of one day building his own private munchkin army. He firmly believes that they await his call to strike against his enemies (he doesn't actually have any enemies but he's assuming they'll show up sooner or later).

    The reason Derek writes his own biographical blurb is so that he can finally refer to himself in the third person without looking pompous or insane.

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