Gustavo is good at doing all sorts of ghostly things: walking through walls, making objects fly, and glowing in the dark.


More than anything in the world Gustavo wants to make a friend, but he also has a problem: he is very shy, so whenever he tries getting close to the other monsters in town, he realizes they can’t see him. Now that the Day of the Dead is fast approaching, what can he do to make them notice him?

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Publishing date: 14th July 2020.

Listen to this episode of The Children's Book Podcast by Mattew C. Winner where we talk about the process of making the book, monsters and shyness.

You can also watch this YouTube video where I share the process behind the scenes, and my inspiration for the artwork.