Alistair Grim’s Odditorium

Alistair Grim's OdditoriumTwelve-year-old Grubb lives a hand-to-mouth existence in Victorian England, working as a chimney sweep under a cruel master. After an incident at an inn, he hides in the trunk of one of its guests, the enigmatic Alistair Grim, and is whisked away to his Odditorium, a wonderful flying house full of incredible mechanical features powered by an enigmatic substance called animus. Now apprenticed to Grim, Grubb begins to settle into his new life and find a new family in the eccentric crew of the Oddi…

Alistair Grim’s Odditorium

Alistair Grim's OdditoriumGrubb, 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 where he works. 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 …

Alistair Grim’s Odditorium

Alistair Grim’s OdditoriumAn enchanting book set in a world where the odd is the ordinary, evil has many faces and love is the most powerful magic of them all.Twelve-year-old Grubb lives a hand-to-mouth existence in Victorian England, working as a chimney sweep under a cruel master. After an incident at an inn, he hides in the trunk of one of its guests, the enigmatic Alistair Grim, and is whisked away to his Odditorium, a wonderful flying house full of incredible mechanical features powered by an enigmatic substance cal…

Alistair Grim’s Odditorium by Gregory Funaro (2015-01-06)

Alistair Grim's Odditorium by Gregory Funaro (2015-01-06)An enchanting book set in a world where the odd is the ordinary, evil has many faces and love is the most powerful magic of them all.Twelve-year-old Grubb lives a hand-to-mouth existence in Victorian England, working as a chimney sweep under a cruel master. After an incident at an inn, he hides in the trunk of one of its guests, the enigmatic Alistair Grim, and is whisked away to his Odditorium, a wonderful flying house full of incredible mechanical features powered by an enigmatic substance cal…

Alistair Grim’s Odditorium

Alistair Grim's OdditoriumVerne-ian fantasy and reversal of fortune la Dickens willlure readers into this good-vs.-evil series debut.-Kirkus Reviews Funaro’s first book for young readers has all theplayfulness of classic adventures like The Phantom Tollbooth and the intrigue ofnewer steampunk novels, making it a clever mash-up of mystery and merriment, ideal for kids who loved Percy Jackson and Harry Potter. -Booklist With a dash of Dickens and more than a bit of Rowling, thisfirst book in a proposed series should have n…

[ Alistair Grim’s Odditorium Funaro, Gregory ( Author ) ] { Hardcover } 2015

[ Alistair Grim's Odditorium Funaro, Gregory ( Author ) ] { Hardcover } 2015Verne-ian fantasy and reversal of fortune la Dickens willlure readers into this good-vs.-evil series debut.-Kirkus Reviews Funaro’s first book for young readers has all theplayfulness of classic adventures like The Phantom Tollbooth and the intrigue ofnewer steampunk novels, making it a clever mash-up of mystery and merriment, ideal for kids who loved Percy Jackson and Harry Potter. -Booklist With a dash of Dickens and more than a bit of Rowling, thisfirst book in a proposed series should have n…

Alistair Grim’s Odd Aquaticum (Odditorium)

Alistair Grim's Odd Aquaticum (Odditorium)Verne-ian fantasy and reversal of fortune la Dickens willlure readers into this good-vs.-evil series debut.-Kirkus Reviews Funaro’s first book for young readers has all theplayfulness of classic adventures like The Phantom Tollbooth and the intrigue ofnewer steampunk novels, making it a clever mash-up of mystery and merriment, ideal for kids who loved Percy Jackson and Harry Potter. -Booklist With a dash of Dickens and more than a bit of Rowling, thisfirst book in a proposed series should have n…

Alistair Grim’s Odditorium

Alistair Grim's OdditoriumGrubb, 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 where he works. 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 …

Alistair Grim’s Odditorium by Gregory Funaro (2015-01-06)

Alistair Grim's Odditorium by Gregory Funaro (2015-01-06)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 where he works. 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 …