The Screaming Staircase (Lockwood & Co., Book 1)

By: Jonathan Stroud

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Book Condition: Very Good

BY0 - A first edition (stated with complete numberline) hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket. Dust jacket has wrinkling, chipping and crease on the edges and corners, some scattered scratches, book has some bumped corners, some light scuffing on the pag edges, dust jacket and book have some light discoloration and shelf wear. Readers who enjoyed the action, suspense, and humor in Jonathan Stroud's internationally best-selling Bartimaeus books will be delighted to find the same ingredients, combined with deliciously creepy scares, in his thrilling and chilling Lockwood & Co. series. 8.5"x6", 390 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. A sinister Problem has occurred in London: all nature of ghosts, haunts, spirits, and specters are appearing throughout the city, and they aren't exactly friendly. Only young people have the psychic abilities required to see-and eradicate-these supernatural foes. Many different Psychic Detection Agencies have cropped up to handle the dangerous work, and they are in fierce competition for business. In The Screaming Staircase, the plucky and talented Lucy Carlyle teams up with Anthony Lockwood, the charismatic leader of Lockwood & Co, a small agency that runs independent of any adult supervision. After an assignment leads to both a grisly discovery and a disastrous end, Lucy, Anthony, and their sarcastic colleague, George, are forced to take part in the perilous investigation of Combe Carey Hall, one of the most haunted houses in England. Will Lockwood & Co. survive the Hall's legendary Screaming Staircase and Red Room to see another day?

Title: The Screaming Staircase (Lockwood & Co., Book 1)

Author: Jonathan Stroud

Categories: Fiction: Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Fantasy, Young Adult Fiction, Authors R-Z, Juv Fiction, Juv Fantasy, Children & Juvenile, Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Disney / Hyperion Books: 2013

ISBN: 1423164911

ISBN 13: 9781423164913

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: ec52696