Landry, D. (2007). Skulduggery Pleasant NY: HarperCollins.
Stephanie’s uncle dies and leaves her his estate and riches. Upon discovering this, she meets an odd man in a tan overcoat, a hat, a frizzy wig, sunglasses and a scarf. She learns that this man is Skulduggery Pleasant. A sorcerer in the form of a skeleton. Stephanie and Skulduggery go on to discover the real means of her uncle’s death and a much bigger plot as she enters a magic world.
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