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Skulduggery Pleasant: Scepter of the Ancients

Landy, Derek.  Skulduggery Pleasant:  Scepter of the Ancients. 392 p. Harper Collins. 2007.  ISBN 978-0-06-123116-2. Stephanie Edgley, 12, meets Skulduggery Pleasant, a living skeleton, at her uncle’s funeral.  Skulduggery is covered head-to-toe in a hat, sunglasses, scarf, long coat, and … Continue reading

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Skeleton Creek: Ryan’s Journal

Carman, Patrick.  Skeleton Creek: Ryan’s Journal. 185 p. Scholastic Press. 2009. ISBN 978-0-545-07566-4.  This book is scary.  What’s really cool about it is that it’s part book/part video.  Ryan and Sarah are teenage best friends who are no longer allowed … Continue reading

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