Derek Landy is an Irish author of YA and children’s mystery and sci-fi/fantasy novels. He writes the Skulduggery Pleasant series. He has won the Irish Book of the Decade and Red House Children’s Book Award. He has also written two screenplays that have been made into film. In his spare time, Derek enjoys his hobbies in excess – playing video games, reading comics, and watching movies.

Derek Landy made his debut as a published novelist in 2007 with the novel Skulduggery Pleasant. Below is a list of Derek Landy’s books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Skulduggery Pleasant Books

Skulduggery Pleasant(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Playing with Fire(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Faceless Ones(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dark Days(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mortal Coil(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Death Bringer(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The End of the World(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kingdom of the Wicked(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tanith Low in the Maleficent Seven(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Last Stand of Dead Men(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Armageddon Outta Here(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dying of the Light(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Resurrection(2017) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Midnight(2018) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Demon Road Books

Demon Road(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Desolation(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
American Monsters(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

The Hero of Drumree(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Haunted(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
12 Doctors 12 Stories(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price


Notes: Skulduggery Pleasant was later re-titled Scepter of the Ancients. The collections Haunted and 12 Doctors 12 Stories also contain stories by other authors.

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Derek Landy Synopsis: The Hero of Drumree is a 50-page short story by Derek Landy. When Fleece, one of the foot soldiers of the valiant Hibernian Army, whose cowardice is a constant source of guilt, is sent to battle the demons of the Fomorian Empire, he becomes the accidental Hero of Drumree. But Fleece’s weapons have always been words, not swords, and his newfound status leaves him with an unexpected feeling, presenting him the most difficult decision of his life – revealing to him the true meaning of bravery.

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