Skulduggery Pleasant, Ghastly Bespoke, China Sorrows, Valkyrie Cain/Stephanie Edgley, and Nefarian Serpine (From left to right)
Nefarian Serpine and Skulduggery Pleasant
This is your one chance. Tell me where the key is.
The moon was out and the stars were twinkling and it really was a beautiful night for pain. Serpine descended into the castle's cold, dank depths and strode through the stone corridors.
Already, he was beginning to smile. He came to the heavy wooden door and paused with his hand over the latch, savouring the deliciousness of the moment. The latch lifted and Serpine stepped in.
Serpine stood, opened his left hand infront of the detective. "This is your one chance. Tell me where the key is." "Ok." Serpine raised an eyebrow. "Really?" "No, only joking. Do your worst." Serpine laughed and his fingers started moving and the detective started Screaming.
*Ear blistering scream*
No, only joking. Do your worst.
Skulduggery Pleasant and Valkyrie Cain/ Stephanie Edgley are the two main characters. Cain meet Pleasant at her uncles funeral, who is working to find his murder. Cain insists that she help him find his murder. They eventually find out that it's Nefarian Serpine. Serpine is also their enemy.
One day Serpine fight Pleasant and Cain, only to find out that Cain is stronger than he thought. After awhile Cain finally bets Serpine, and he runs off. A few years later Serpine finds Pleasant and Cain again and fights them again. (Thought he learned the first time. I guess not.) Serpine bets Pleasant but, he forgets all about Cain. Cain comes up and he duels her to a fight and the winner is............ (Read the book to find out)