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Alistair Grim's Odditorium: Odditorium Series, Book 1

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Odditorium volume 1.
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A New York Times Best Seller "Verne-ian fantasy and reversal of fortune la Dickens willlure readers into this good-vs.-evil series debut."-Kirkus Reviews "Ideal for kids who loved Percy Jackson and Harry Potter." -Booklist "With a dash of Dickens and more than a bit of Rowling, this first book in a proposed series should have no trouble finding an audience."-VOYA Grubb, age twelve (or thereabouts), has never known anything beyond his miserable existence as a chimney sweep, paid only in insults and abuse by his cruel master. All of that changes the day he stows away in the coach belonging to a mysterious guest at the inn that he is tasked with cleaning. Grubb emerges from Alistair Grim's trunk and into the wondrous world of the Odditorium. Fueled by a glowing blue energy that Grubb can only begin to understand, the Odditorium is home to countless enchanted objects and an eccentric crew that embraces Grubb as one of their own. There's no time for Grubb to settle into his new role as apprentice to the strange, secretive Mr. Grim. When the Odditorium comes under attack, Grubb is whisked off on a perilous adventure. Only he can prevent the Odditorium's magic from falling into evil hands-and his new family from suffering a terrible fate. Grubb knows he's no hero. He's just a chimney sweep. But armed with only his courage and wits, Grubb will confront the life-or-death battle he alone is destined to fight.
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Full title alistair grim s odditorium
Author funaro gregory
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 23:21:42PM
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display_description 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.
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series Odditorium
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subject_facet Animals, Mythical -- Juvenile fiction, Apprentices -- Juvenile fiction, Dwellings -- Juvenile fiction, Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Juvenile fiction, Imaginary creatures -- Juvenile fiction, London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction, Magic -- Juvenile fiction, Orphans -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Alistair Grim's Odditorium
title_full Alistair Grim's Odditorium / Gregory Funaro ; illustrations by Vivienne To, Alistair Grim's Odditorium Odditorium Series, Book 1
title_short Alistair Grim's Odditorium
title_sub Odditorium Series, Book 1
topic_facet Animals, Mythical, Apprentices, Dwellings, History, Imaginary creatures, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Magic, Orphans