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The dark missions of Edgar Brim / Shane Peacock.

Peacock, Shane (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Mooresville PL - Mooresville YA FIC PEA (Text) 37323005262970 YA_FIC Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781770496989 (bound)
  • ISBN: 177049698X (bound)
  • Physical Description: 339 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: [Plattsburgh, NY] : Tundra Books of Northern New York, [2016]

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"Edgar Brim is a sensitive orphan who, exposed to horror stories from his father as a young child, is afraid of almost everything and suffers from nightly terrors. His stern new guardian, Mr. Thorne, sends the boy to a gloomy school in Scotland where his dark demons only seem to worsen and he is bullied and ridiculed for his fears. But years later, when sixteen-year-old Edgar finds a journal belonging to his novelist father, he becomes determined to confront his nightmares and the bullies who taunt him. After the horrific death of a schoolmate, Edgar becomes involved with an eccentric society at the urging of a mysterious professor who believes that monsters from famous works of literature are real and whose mandate is to find and destroy these creatures. With the aid of a rag-tag crew of friends, the fear-addled teen sets about on his dark mission, one that begins in the cemetery on the bleak Scottish moors and ends in a spine-chilling climax on the stage of the Royal Lyceum Theatre in London."--Page [2] of book jacket.
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Issued also in electronic format.
Subject: Nightmares > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Boarding schools > Scotland > Juvenile fiction.
Scotland > Juvenile fiction.
London (England) > Juvenile fiction.

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