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Gustav Gloom and the People Taker: Meet the creative minds behind it

I enjoy reading middle grade, but rarely do I find a middle grade novel that forces me to stop everything I’m doing and read. Gustav Gloom did precisely this. From the charming voice to the breakneck pacing to the cleverly layered plot to the thoroughly 3D cast of characters, I honestly could not put this down. I recall describing it to some fellow Pub(lishing) Crawlers as “it’s just so delightful.” But it was scary too. […]