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Gustav Gloom and the People Taker

(2012)
(The first book in the Gustav Gloom series)
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Enter an exciting new world of shadows from Hugo Award nominee Adam-Troy Castro. Meet Gustav Gloom.

Fernie What finds herself lost in the Gloom mansion after her cat appears to have been chased there by its own shadow. Fernie discovers a library full of every book that was never written, a gallery of statues that are just plain awkward, and finds herself at dinner watching her own shadow take part in the feast!

Along the way Fernie is chased by the People Taker who is determined to take her to the Shadow Country. It's up to Fernie and Gustav to stop the People Taker before he takes Fernie's family.

Featuring a unique cover and beautifully dark full-page illustrations by Kristen Margiotta, Gustav Gloom is sure to be a hit with fans who love a little darkness in their lives.

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy    

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Used availability for Adam-Troy Castro's Gustav Gloom and the People Taker

Hardback Editions

August 2012 : USA Hardback
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Title: Gustav Gloom and the People Taker #1
Author(s): Adam-Troy Castro
ISBN: 0-448-45833-0 / 978-0-448-45833-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

May 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Gustav Gloom and the People Taker #1
Author(s): Adam-Troy Castro
ISBN: 0-448-48328-9 / 978-0-448-48328-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

November 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Gustav Gloom and the People Taker #1
Author(s): Adam-Troy Castro
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA