{book} the faceless ones

Skulduggery Pleasant: The Faceless Ones (bk3) by Derek Landy Harper (HarperCollins), 2009. Hardcover, 422 pages. If you’ve read the other Skulduggery books by Derek Landy (and you really should have read them by now), you’ve seen it all before: Some bad guy wants to bring about the end of the world, and Skulduggery and ValkyrieContinue reading “{book} the faceless ones”

audio book trip

We remembered the audio books this time. Natalya and I browsed the considerable audio book collection at the library and left with more hours of reading than the trip should need–just in case one of the narrators was awful, which has happened in the past. Perhaps as we listen to more audio books we willContinue reading “audio book trip”

s pleasant 2

“I want you all to know,” Skulduggery said, “that we are the first line of defense. In fact, we’re practically the only line of defense. If we fail, there won’t be a whole lot anyone else will be able to do. What I’m trying to say is that failure, at this point, isn’t really theContinue reading “s pleasant 2”

skulduggery pleasant

“Before I introduce you to a life of crime, I get to introduce you to the Elder Mages.” “Crime sounds more fun.” “As indeed it is, though I would never condone crime in any of its forms. Except when I do it, naturally.” “Naturally. so why are we delaying the fun? What do these ElderContinue reading “skulduggery pleasant”