Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

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A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. And 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 ...

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Elizabeth c

Jun 22, 2016

Unusual book

This was a book used by my book club and while it wasn't the usual genre I read, I did enjoy it and it made for a good discussion

Nancy L

Nov 30, 2013

Quirky, fun, and for adults as well as kids

A fun fantasy with some interesting history, mystery, and quirky characters.

Mary P

Mar 22, 2012

Never Never Land meets the Holocaust

An interesting sort of Alternate Reality view of human resilience, suffering, and prejudice vis a vis the Holocaust, accentuated with photos of "different" survivors.

Maxine A

Dec 22, 2011

Great book!

This book started a little slow for me, but once you kept reading, you just couldn't put it down. If this book doesn't become a movie, I'll be surprised.

charles m

Oct 26, 2011

Bad-Bad-Bad

Don't be fooled by the captivating title. The author has taken a potentially spooky subject and written yet another time travel joke book. My advice-If you want deformed super-heroes rent the Incredibles, if you want time travel watch Bill and Ted. (either one ) if you want a nap-read this book.

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