Barnaby Grimes

Barnaby Grimes

Legion of the Dead

Book - 2010
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Barnaby Grimes is pitted against an army of Victorian-era zombies. The funeral of a master criminal brings a dozen squabbling gangs together for a moment of peace, but when Barnaby shortcuts through the graveyard and sees the body rise from the earth, a terrifying mystery is born.
Publisher: New York : David Fickling Books, 2010, ©2008
Edition: First American edition
ISBN: 9780385751315
Branch Call Number: FICTION Ste
Description: 224 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Riddell, Chris
Alternative Title: Legion of the dead


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Barnaby Grimes, a messenger for a private school in London, finds nothing unusual about witnessing a funeral for a master criminal--the fact that a dozen or so notorious gangs show up to give their condolences. But when Barnaby sees a body rise from a grave in the same cemetery, things could get ... Read More »

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Jun 12, 2011

Another great Barnaby Grimes book! Love the illustrations, as always. By now, though, I really think Barnaby is less of a tick-tock lad and more of a detective...


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