Review: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

◆ Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
◆ Read June 2014
◆ English Edition
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❝  A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of very curious photographs.

It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, an unforgettable novel that mixes fiction and photography in a thrilling reading experience. As our story opens, a horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. As Jacob explores its abandoned bedrooms and hallways, it becomes clear that the children were more than just peculiar. They may have been dangerous. They may have been quarantined on a deserted island for good reason. And somehow—impossible though it seems—they may still be alive. 
This book has been lurking on my to-read list, taunting me with its interesting cover. Now I've read it at last and it's everything I hoped it would be. As the title suggests, it's a peculiar book, but such an interesting read!
 

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