"You'll want to leave the lights on...Stroud is a genius". (Rick Riordan). When the dead come back to haunt the living, Lockwood & Co. step in...For more than fifty years, the country has been affected by a horrifying epidemic of ghosts. A number of Psychic Investigations Agencies have sprung up to destroy the dangerous apparitions. Lucy Carlyle, a talented young agent, arrives in London hoping for a notable career. Instead she finds herself joining the smallest most ramshackle agency in the city, run by the charismatic Anthony Lockwood. When one of their cases goes horribly wrong, Lockwood & Co. have one last chance of redemption. Unfortunately this involves spending the night in one of the most haunted houses in England, and trying to escape alive. Set in a city stalked by spectres, The Screaming Staircase is the first in a chilling new series full of suspense, humour and truly terrifying ghosts. Your nights will never be the same again...
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Jonathan Stroud was born in Bedford in 1970. After studying English Literature at York University, he moved to London, where he worked as an editor in a publishing firm. He is the author of the best-selling BARTIMAEUS sequence, which is published in 35 languages and has sold 6 million copies worldwide, and also of four other novels: HEROES OF THE VALLEY, THE LAST SIEGE, THE LEAP and BURIED FIRE. Jonathan lives in Hertfordshire with his family. He has yet to see a ghost, but is keeping his eyes open.
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Description du livre Doubleday, 2013. Hardback. État : New. Etat de la jaquette : New. First (1st) Edition. Book is Unread . Inscribed 'For Hannah' by Jonathan Stroud dated29.8.13 . Front/Back: New . Spine: New . Printing: 13579108642 . NOT price-clipped . Year: 2013. Inscribed by Jonathan Stroud. N° de réf. du libraire 1158
Description du livre Doubleday, 2013. Hardcover / Hardback. État : New. Etat de la jaquette : New. First (1st) Edition. Book is Unread . SIGNED by Jonathan Stroud . Front/Back: New . Spine: New . Printing: 13579108642 . NOT price-clipped . Year: 2013. Signed by Jonathan Stroud. N° de réf. du libraire 1034