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  • Drama: Gu Family Book
  • Country: South Korea
  • Episodes: 24
  • Aired: Apr 8, 2013 - Jun 25, 2013
  • Aired On: Monday, Tuesday
  • Original Network: MBC
  • Duration: 1 hr. 5 min.
  • Genres: Historical, Romance, Martial Arts, Fantasy, Supernatural
  • Rating: 15+ - Teens 15 or older


  • Score: 8.4 (scored by 13,729 users)
  • Ranked: #532
  • Popularity: #70
  • Watchers: 25,749

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Gu Family Book Episode 1

9.3/10 from 158 users
Apr 08, 2013
Seo Hwa is accused of being the daughter of a traitor and is sent to the ginseng house with her brother and servant. Seo Hwa refuses to become a ginseng and is tied to a tree half… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 2

9.2/10 from 141 users
Apr 11, 2013
Seo Hwa and her brother escape. She fails and is saved by Wol Ryung. Seo Hwa stays in the woods with Wol Ryung and fall in love. Wol Ryung in order to stay with Seo Hwa learns he can… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 3

9.0/10 from 106 users
Apr 15, 2013
Seo Hwa gives birth and gives her baby to So Jung. He is adopted by a family, who becomes prosperous. The rich family owns the Hundred Year Inn who have a daughter (Chung Jo), Kang… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 4

9.0/10 from 103 users
Apr 16, 2013
Choi Kang Chi is rescued by Yeo Wool and Gon Yi. Despite being warned not to return by Madam Yoon, upon hearing that his 100 Year Inn family is in trouble, Kang Chi arrives just in… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 5

9.0/10 from 102 users
Apr 22, 2013
After fighting with the illusionist assassin that was sent by Jo Gwan Woong, Kang Chi captures him and he is taken by the guard for questioning. Dam Pyeong Joon (Yeo Wool‘s father)… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 6

9.1/10 from 99 users
Apr 23, 2013
All the family members of Hundred Year Inn get arrested. Kang Chi is taken away by monk, but he comes back to save them. He is successful in taking away Tae Soo and hides him at a… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 7

8.8/10 from 79 users
Apr 29, 2013
So much happened during that episode, starting with Kang Chi's transformation. At the same time, Chung Jo arrives at the ginseng house which hadn't changed at all. She faces the same… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 8

8.9/10 from 66 users
May 02, 2013
Admiral Lee Soon Shin unexpectedly frees Kang Chi. Meanwhile, Tae Seo was being hypnotized to believe Kang Chi murdered his father. Kang Chi decides to free Chung Jo from the ginseng… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 9

9.1/10 from 70 users
May 06, 2013
Tae Seo tries to kill Kang Chi, and would have succeeded without Yeo Wool. They go on an expedition to the Hundred Year Inn, to try and get the money back. And finally, Kang Chi realizes… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 10

9.2/10 from 75 users
May 07, 2013
Yeo Wool is sick, trapped in the hidden place at the Hundred year Inn with Kang Chi. They have to get the treasure out while Tae Seo and Gon are fighting the soldiers outside. Will… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 11

8.8/10 from 59 users
May 13, 2013
As Jo Kwan Woong wants to bed Chung Jo, Kang Chi decides to rescue her, with the help of Yeo Wool (who tries her best not to get jealous ^^).

Gu Family Book Episode 12

9.1/10 from 69 users
May 14, 2013
As Tae Seo has taken off Kang Chi's bracelet, he becomes a gumiho again, and Chung Jo gets seriously scared (actually she has the same reaction as Seo Hwa, as usual). Kang Chi then… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 13

9.3/10 from 54 users
May 20, 2013
Kang Chi feels a strange presence in the forest so he asks Gon to help him patrol but not to tell anyone about it. Because of his night-disappearances, others in the academy become… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 14

9.6/10 from 69 users
May 21, 2013
Kang Chi and Yeo Wool stay out all night. When they return, they find out that Elder Kim has been killed and students are once again skeptical about Kang Chi’s nightly outings. Worried… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 15

9.4/10 from 68 users
May 27, 2013
Wol Ryung finds Yeo Wool in the forest and reveals to her that the one that killed Kang Chi’s father is her own father. Tae Seo successfully convinces Jo Gwan Woong that he has betrayed… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 16

9.4/10 from 64 users
May 28, 2013
After Master Gong Dal is attacked by Wol Ryung, Kang Chi decides to take the bell challenge seriously in order to prove his determination about staying in the academy, since everyone… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 17

9.5/10 from 67 users
Jun 03, 2013
Yeo Wool is kidnapped by Jo Gwan Woong's men. Kang Chi rushes to find her, but she is rescued by Wol Ryung. They meet in the forest. Wol Ryung asks Kang Chi to abandon his dream of… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 18

9.5/10 from 64 users
Jun 04, 2013
Kang Chi, Yeo Wool and Gon escape from the 100 Year Inn after stealing the map without being caught and take refuge in the Giseng House where Kang Chi finds out that Chun Soo Ryun… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 19

9.4/10 from 68 users
Jun 10, 2013
Choi Kang Chi is captured and tortured by Jo Gwan Woong. Seo Hwa reveals her identity to Jo Gwan Woong. Seo Hwa saves Kang Chi but he finds out she is his mother who abandoned him… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 20

9.4/10 from 60 users
Jun 11, 2013
Wol Ryung returns to find the person that made him into a demon but Jo Gwan Woong informs him that it was Seo Hwa. Meanwhile, Kang Chi goes through extensive training with Master Dam.… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 21

9.5/10 from 62 users
Jun 17, 2013
Seo Hwa and Wol Ryung finally meet each other but he can’t remember who she is. Seo Hwa is rescued and taken to the Academy. Kang Chi finally gets to have mother-son moment with… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 22

8.9/10 from 49 users
Jun 18, 2013
Wol Ryung is finally back to normal and comes back to find Kang Chi one more time and warns him not to give into fear. Kang Chi is determined to become human now that he has complete… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 23

8.1/10 from 60 users
Jun 24, 2013
Kang Chi tries to break things off with Yeo Wool because of the accident but is convinced by Admiral Lee to abandon such thoughts. That night, Yeo Wol is kidnapped by Jo Gwan Woo who… read more

Gu Family Book Episode 24

8.1/10 from 89 users
Jun 25, 2013
We find out that the person that got shot was Yeo Wool and this causes Kang Chi to lose control of his gumiho form. Jo Gwan Woo is arrested for being a trader and Kang Chi gets the… read more