We are open! For operations and delivery updates due to COVID-19. (click here)
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Lockwood & Co: The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud

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 . . .

Buy Lockwood & Co: The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780552566780
ISBN-10: 0552566780
Format: Paperback / softback
(198mm x 129mm x 30mm)
Pages: 480
Imprint: Corgi Childrens
Publisher: Penguin Random House Children's UK
Publish Date: 3-Jul-2014
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Lockwood & Co: The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud

Book Reviews - Lockwood & Co: The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Lockwood & Co: The Screaming Staircase book by Jonathan Stroud and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Jonathan Stroud

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. As well as four other novels- HEROES OF THE VALLEY, THE LAST SIEGE, THE LEAP and BURIED FIRE, THE SCREAMING STAIRCASE is the first title in his chilling new series- LOCKWOOD & CO. He has yet to see a ghost but he's keeping his eyes open.

A Preview for this title is currently not available.