skip to content
The screaming staircase Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The screaming staircase

Author: Jonathan Stroud; Kate Adams
Publisher: London : Corgi Books, 2014.
Series: Lockwood & Co., bk. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
For more than fifty years, the country has been affected by a horrifying epidemic of ghosts. A number of psychic investigations agencies have sprung up to destroy the dangerous apparitions. Lucy Carlyle, a talented young agent, arrives in London hoping for a notable career. Instead she finds herself joining the smallest most ramshackle agency in the city, run by the charismatic Anthony Lockwood.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Stroud; Kate Adams
OCLC Number: 915494777
Description: 452 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Lockwood & Co., bk. 1.
Other Titles: Lockwood & Co. :
Responsibility: Jonathan Stroud ; illustrations, Kate Adams.

Abstract:

For more than fifty years, the country has been affected by a horrifying epidemic of ghosts. A number of psychic investigations agencies have sprung up to destroy the dangerous apparitions. Lucy Carlyle, a talented young agent, arrives in London hoping for a notable career. Instead she finds herself joining the smallest most ramshackle agency in the city, run by the charismatic Anthony Lockwood.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity<\/h3>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/915494777<\/a>> # The screaming staircase<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:oclcnum<\/a> \"915494777<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/823\/e17\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Topic\/haunted_houses<\/a>> ; # Haunted houses<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Place\/london_england<\/a>> ; # London (England)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Topic\/paranormal_fiction<\/a>> ; # Paranormal fiction<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Topic\/psychic_ability<\/a>> ; # Psychic ability<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Place\/england_london<\/a>> ; # England--London.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Topic\/ghost_stories<\/a>> ; # Ghost stories<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Place\/england<\/a>> ; # England.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:alternateName<\/a> \"Lockwood & Co. :<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:audience<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/915494777#Audience<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Person\/stroud_jonathan<\/a>> ; # Jonathan Stroud<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:datePublished<\/a> \"2014<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:description<\/a> \"For more than fifty years, the country has been affected by a horrifying epidemic of ghosts. A number of psychic investigations agencies have sprung up to destroy the dangerous apparitions. Lucy Carlyle, a talented young agent, arrives in London hoping for a notable career. Instead she finds herself joining the smallest most ramshackle agency in the city, run by the charismatic Anthony Lockwood.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/1205931249<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:genre<\/a> \"Juvenile works<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:genre<\/a> \"Fiction<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:illustrator<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Person\/adams_kate<\/a>> ; # Kate Adams<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isPartOf<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Series\/lockwood_&_co<\/a>> ; # Lockwood & Co. ;<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"The screaming staircase<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:productID<\/a> \"915494777<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0wdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/915494777<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Related Entities<\/h3>
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/823\/e17\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Person\/adams_kate<\/a>> # Kate Adams<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Adams<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Kate<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Kate Adams<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Person\/stroud_jonathan<\/a>> # Jonathan Stroud<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Stroud<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Jonathan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Jonathan Stroud<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Place\/england<\/a>> # England.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"England.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"England<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Place\/england_london<\/a>> # England--London.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"England--London.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Place\/london_england<\/a>> # London (England)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"London (England)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Series\/lockwood_&_co<\/a>> # Lockwood & Co. ;<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/915494777<\/a>> ; # The screaming staircase<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Lockwood & Co. ;<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Topic\/ghost_stories<\/a>> # Ghost stories<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Ghost stories<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Topic\/haunted_houses<\/a>> # Haunted houses<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Haunted houses<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Topic\/paranormal_fiction<\/a>> # Paranormal fiction<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Paranormal fiction<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1205931249#Topic\/psychic_ability<\/a>> # Psychic ability<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Psychic ability<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/915494777<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a genont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/915494777<\/a>> ; # The screaming staircase<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:dateModified<\/a> \"2018-11-07<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0void:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>