Elizabeth Webster and the Court of Uncommon Pleas (Paperback)
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Twelve-year-old Elizabeth has just discovered her dad's true profession--Attorney for the Damned. Worse: she's next in line for the job.
About the Author
William Lashner is a former criminal prosecutor with the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. and a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop. his novels have been published worldwide and have been nominated for two Shamus Awards, a Gumshoe Award, an Edgar Award, and been selected as an Editor's Choice in the New York Times Book Review. When he was a kid, his favorite books were The Count of Monte Cristo and any comic with the Batman on the cover. This is his first novel for young readers.
I love this book! William Lashner delivers humor and ghost-story shivers in a mixture of wit and intensity. He creates memorable characters, at once daring and vulnerable.—Ridley Pearson, bestselling author of Lock and Key
A superb mystery....Elizabeth's spunky attitude and earnestness provide an emotional spine that couples with the novel's mystery, dovetailing together at the right moment, making for a very engaging read. —Kirkus Reviews
This blend of ghost story and mystery will satisfy readers who ask for the "scary stories."—School Library Journal