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Derek Landy

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Derek Landy (born 23 October 1974) is an Irish author and screenwriter, best known for the Skulduggery Pleasant series of young adult's books.

Skulduggery Pleasant series, started with Skulduggery Pleasant which won the Red House Book Award. It was published by Harper Collins, who paid £1.8 million for the publishing rights.There are 13 books in the series, with a 14th said to be in the works. In 2007, he signed a deal with Warner Bros. worth an estimated US$1 million for the rights to adapt his Skulduggery Pleasant series, which he will adapt. However, his script was constantly rewritten and Landy, unhappy with the results, bought back the rights. He is currently[when?] working on a script with the producers of Clash of the Titans.

Landy is a fan of Joss Whedon's works, notably Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials series.He is also a fan of Gilmore Girls and Doctor Who.


Skulduggery Pleasant (#1)

Skulduggery Pleasant (#1)

A hugely original and funny fantasy, this tells of the magician Skulduggery who is urbane, sophisticated, well dressed and, as you might guess from hi..

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Skulduggery Pleasant (#1)

Skulduggery Pleasant (#1)

A hugely original and funny fantasy, this tells of the magician Skulduggery who is urbane, sophisticated, well dressed and, as you might guess from hi..

1,950Ft

Skulduggery Pleasant (#2) - playing with Fire

Skulduggery Pleasant (#2) - playing with Fire

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 ..

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Skulduggery Pleasant (#3) - The Faceless One

Skulduggery Pleasant (#3) - The Faceless One

The third bone-breaking, belly-busting adventure in the series that puts the “funny” back in, um, funny series. That didn’t really work, did it? If y..

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Skulduggery Pleasant (#4) - Dark Days

Skulduggery Pleasant (#4) - Dark Days

Skulduggery Pleasant is lost on the other side of a portal, with only some evil gods for company. Can he possibly survive? (Yes, all right, he's alrea..

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Skulduggery Pleasant (#5) - Mortal Coil

Skulduggery Pleasant (#5) - Mortal Coil

Following the shocking revelations of DARK DAYS, get ready for the fifth instalment of the bestselling Skulduggery Pleasant series -- guaranteed to co..

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Skulduggery Pleasant (#6) - Death Bringer

Skulduggery Pleasant (#6) - Death Bringer

The sixth instalment in the historic, hysterical and horrific Skulduggery Pleasant series. Think you’ve seen anything yet? You haven’t. Because the De..

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Skulduggery Pleasant (#7) - Kingdom of the Wicked

Skulduggery Pleasant (#7) - Kingdom of the Wicked

The seventh installment in the biggest, funniest, most thrilling comedy-horror-adventure series in the universe - and the follow-up to 2011’s number-o..

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Skulduggery Pleasant (#8) - Last stand of Dead Men

Skulduggery Pleasant (#8) - Last stand of Dead Men

The eighth instalment in the biggest, funniest, most thrilling comedy-horror-adventure series in the universe - and the follow-up to 2012’s number-one..

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Skulduggery Pleasant (#9) - The Dying of the Light

Skulduggery Pleasant (#9) - The Dying of the Light

The War of the Sanctuaries has been won, but it was not without its casualties. Following the loss of Valkyrie Cain, Skulduggery Pleasant must use any..

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