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Skulduggery Pleasant: 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.

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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-14 23:20:07PM
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