Skulduggery Pleasant: Playing With Fire: Playing With Fire by Derek LandySkulduggery Pleasant: Playing With Fire: Playing With Fire by Derek Landy

Skulduggery Pleasant: Playing With Fire: Playing With Fire

byDerek Landy

Paperback | August 25, 2009

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Skulduggery and Valkyrie are facing a new enemy: Baron Vengeous, who is determined to bring back the terrifying Faceless Ones and is crafting an army of evil to help him. Added to that, Vengeous is about to enlist a new ally (if he can raise it from the dead): the horrible Grotesquery, a very unlikable monster of legend.

Once Vengeous is on the loose, dead bodies and vampires start showing up all over Ireland. Now pretty much everybody is out to kill Valkyrie, and the daring detective duo faces its biggest challenge yet.

But what if the greatest threat to Valkyrie is just a little closer to home?

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 priv...
Title:Skulduggery Pleasant: Playing With Fire: Playing With FireFormat:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.83 inPublished:August 25, 2009Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061240907

ISBN - 13:9780061240904

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Son loved it! My 10 year old son loved this book, read it in about 3 days - couldn't put it down! Mystery, humour, great for reluctant readers. He read this book first, without knowing there was an entire series - he'll go back and read the others, now!
Date published: 2017-03-23