Playing with Fire

Playing with Fire Cover

Playing with Fire

By Derek Landy

HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover, 9780061240881, 389pp.

Publication Date: May 6, 2008


Meet Skulduggery Pleasant

Ace DetectiveSnappy DresserRazor tongued WitCrackerjack SorcererandWalking, 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.