cover image Grim Tuesday

Grim Tuesday

Garth Nix. Scholastic Paperbacks, $7.99 (336pp) ISBN 978-0-439-43655-7

The second in Garth Nix's Keys to the Kingdom series, Grim Tuesday, brings back Arthur Penhaligon after his defeat of the titular villain in Mister Monday. While a new nemesis, Grim Tuesday, attempts to challenge Arthur for control of his key, the young hero must deal with Nithlings, a shape-changing Scoucher and Grim's band of seven Grotesques.