The End of the World (Skulduggery Pleasant)
Ryan is an ordinary boy living in an ordinary world
Or so he thought
Pursued by a gang of insane sorcerers who want to destroy the planet, Ryan's only chance for survival rests with skeleton-detective Skulduggery Pleasant and his teenage partner, Valkyrie Cain. They have only one day to save Ryan. One day to save the world. The clock is ticking...