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Barnaby Grimes: Phantom of Blood Alley by Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell
Corgi Children's Books ISBN 9780552556279

Barnaby Grimes is a tick-tock lad, delivering anything and everything all over town but Barnaby is also in search of adventure and mystery. In his latest assignment he is thrown into a world of double-dealing and twisted ambition. The phantom at large has murder in mind and Barnaby finds himself in a race against time.

 
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Demon Strike by Andrew Newbound
Chicken House ISBN 9781906427177

Demons from the Dark Dimension pour through a portal in the wall of Pittingham Manor, the mid-point for an attack on the Higher Dimension. They're planning an assault. Enter ghost-busting psychic Alannah Malarra and her sidekick Wortley Flint. They usually sort out relatively tame treasure-hording ghosts but this is something else. The future of the world is at stake.

 
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