Skulduggery Pleasant is a series of fantasy novels written by Irish author Derek Landy. The books revolve around the adventures of the skeleton detective, Skulduggery Pleasant, and a teenage girl, Stephanie Edgley (Valkyrie Cain), along with other friends. The central story arc concerns Valkyrie's struggle to stop evil forces threatening the world, finally find justice for her late uncle's death, and her internal struggle of keeping the darkness within her to stay within.
Power of the Verse
With the exception of The Faceless Ones, Mevolent, Walden D'Essai, Darquesse and Lord Vile this Verse mostly is in Wall Level range, but it has a several interesting abilities. Most, if not all of the characters in this series have magic abilities the most common being elemental magic.