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Publisher's Summary

The third book in Landy's fantastically imaginative and illustrious series about our favourite dead detective, Skulduggery Pleasant and his wonderfully cheeky and inquisitive side kick Valkyrie take us through another journey which promises to be filled with adventure, dark mysterious meetings, and classically funny moments.

With all the characters read once again by Rupert Degas 'The Faceless Ones' will enchant, enthral and keep you gripped as they take you through another adventure in this brilliant series.

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3rd book and the worm is firmly hooked!

Great narrator.

Story is great, easy to grasp without anything being obvious what's to happen next.

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  • My Review On Running Wild
  • 08-04-15

Amazing!!!😖

Put me on the edge of my seat once again. The story always make me think how cool would it be if it was all real!?

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  • Charlie King
  • 04-13-13

A great read for all ages.

One of the children in my class urged me to read the Skulduggery Pleasant books and after much persuading I gave in and my only regret is that I only get two credits a month!



This is the third in the series and sees a continuation of the arc begun in book one. We see all of the characters evolve and the writing remains engaging and surprising in some cases. I was convinced I knew who the villain was only to be surprised by the final reveal.



The narration is superb.

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  • Jas
  • 04-07-13

Reignited interest in Series

Bought this for son who had enjoyed reading first, but drifted off half way through second book. He loved it and has now read the two subsequent books himself!

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  • Victoria
  • 04-09-09

Fantastic fun!

The series gets better and better! Brilliantly read by Rupert Degas, this is one of the best kids series around though it's equally excellent for us adults.

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  • Old King
  • 03-27-16

Brilliant

Perfect team - author narrator & the production crew creating an atmospheric immersive story, really making it come to life - just wish these books were longer.

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  • DAWN
  • 03-08-16

Great story and Rupert Degas is just a fab reader!

This is the second Skullduggery I've listened to by the same reader and it didn't disappoint. I love the dry humorous way it's written. Rupert really makes it a pleasure to listen to. Already have the 3rd one ready. :)

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  • Michaela
  • 02-23-16

Great story and characters

If I could do I would forget it and listen to it again and again.

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  • Muhammed Rahman
  • 03-05-18

awesome

loved it. was awesome. read the book. can't wait for the nest one to buy.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-10-18

THE ENDING THOU!!!!!

I can't even begin to describe what was going on in my head at the end.... I mean seriously thats twist thou!! can't wait to listen to the next one!!

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  • Anonymous User
  • 10-04-17

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  • Lisa A Fleming
  • 09-01-17

my 7.5 year old son loved it

my 7.5 year old son loves this series. likes that it was sort of scarey but still really playful

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  • Mark
  • 09-21-15

One of the Great Must hear series of books!!

Great story! Can't get enough of Skullduggery Pleasent and Valkyrie Cain!! Am really hoping there's more books being written!!