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The Mysteries of Vaurien Scapegrace

The other day I was thinking about Skulduggery Pleasant. Specifically, I was thinking about Vaurien Scapegrace. Not about the way his storyline was used for… 489 more words

Exploring My Bookshelves (#8)

Exploring My Bookshelves is a weekly meme created over here at Addlepates and Book Nerds. For more info on how it works, have a look… 209 more words


Derek Landy - "Skulduggery Pleasant - die Diablerie bittet zum Sterben"

Ich wusste es! Mr. Filch ist der wahre Bösewicht in “Harry Potter”! Naja, vielleicht habe ich mich etwas im Ort und im Buch geirrt, aber die Grundaussage stimmt für die Geschehnisse im dritten Band um den skeletierten Detektiv und seinen Schützling Walküre Unruh. 500 more words


Fight Scenes in Prose

It’s long been an opinion of mine that fight scenes and prose are not chocolate and peanut butter. They have their place, but they are not the feasts for the senses that they are in visual medium. 1,155 more words

Skulduggery Pleasant- An Underrated Classic

Skulduggery Pleasant is the brainchild of Irish novelist, Derek Landy. It is certainly one of the best young-adult fantasy series of all time, but for some reason, it does not always get the accolades it deserves. 184 more words

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Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy

Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy is the first in the Skulduggery Pleasant series. It takes place in Dublin and opens with the funeral of Gordon Edgley, a writer of fantastical and gruesome novels. 409 more words

Book Review

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The man… the skeleton himself from the best children’s books series EVER!  This is a very small image (10 x 10cm) but it is the most detailed piece that I have done so far.   15 more words