Posted in 2015-2016 Club, Not Mock Newbery

Alistair Grim’s Odditorium, by Gregory Funaro

Summary: In Victorian England Grubb, an orphan about twelve years old, escapes his life of drudgery as a chimney sweep’s apprentice and finds himself in a very strange house filled with magical objects and creatures, but soon he learns that there are dark forces seeking his new master.

Disney Hyperion

Find it at WCPL


One thought on “Alistair Grim’s Odditorium, by Gregory Funaro

  1. This was certainly a very odd book. It was a good odd, though. I’ve never quite read anything like it before. It jumped a bit in the beginning so it wasn’t the best on character development and setting. However, the plot was very clear and easy to follow. I would recommend this to fantasy lovers who do not mind reading very bizarre material. Younger children might struggle with understanding it.

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