Kingdom of the Wicked
The seventh instalment in the biggest, funniest, most thrilling comedy-horror-adventure series in the universe - and the follow-up to 2011's number-one bestseller, Death Bringer...Magic is a disease. Across the land, normal people are suddenly developing wild and unstable powers. Infected by a... show more
The seventh instalment in the biggest, funniest, most thrilling comedy-horror-adventure series in the universe - and the follow-up to 2011's number-one bestseller, Death Bringer...Magic is a disease. Across the land, normal people are suddenly developing wild and unstable powers. Infected by a rare strain of magic, they are unwittingly endangering their own lives and the lives of the people around them. Terrified and confused, their only hope lies with the Sanctuary. Skulduggery Pleasant and Valkyrie Cain are needed now more than ever. And then there's the small matter of Kitana. A normal teenage girl who, along with her normal teenage friends, becomes infected. Becomes powerful. Becomes corrupted. Wielding the magic of gods, they're set to tear the city apart unless someone stands up against them. Looks like it's going to be another one of those days...
Publish date: August 1st 2012
Pages no: 607
Edition language: English
Series: Skulduggery Pleasant (#7)
Eine neue Gefahr bedroht das beschauliche Irland und letztendlich die gesamte Welt. Viele Sterbliche fangen an, magische Fähigkeiten zu entwickeln. Die meisten Fähigkeiten sind harmlos, doch einigen Jugendlichen steigt die Macht zu Kopf und sie gefährden das Leben anderer. Walküre Unruh und Skuldugg...
„Skulduggery Pleasant – Passage der Totenbeschwörer“ und „Skulduggery Pleasat – Duell der Dimensionen“ von Derek Landy sind der sechste und siebte Teil dieser Reihe. Wer ist der Todbringer? Und was ist die Passage? Das fragen sich viele in der Zauberwelt. Skulduggery und Walküre sind natürlich an ...
ETA: Second read finished, just in time for book eight next week. It's still pretty damn powerful, and I think I noticed more details this time around - details that should very likely be relevant for Last Stand of Dead Men.I'm not ready for LSODM. I'm really not. But at the same time, I can't wait....
The latest book in the Skulduggery Pleasant series is slightly disappointing. It's still funny and the characters are great as always, but the fight sceens are unnecessarily drawn out and violent which detracts from the story. I can't wait for the next one, but I hope he goes back to developing the ...