This book was gifted to me by a friend 🙂
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
Series: Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children
Number in Series: Book One
Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
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 and hallways, it becomes clear that the children who once lived here—one of whom was his own grandfather— were more than just peculiar. They may have been dangerous. They may have been quarantined on a desolate island for good reason. And somehow—impossible though it seems—they may still be alive.
Welcome to Peregrine reads Miss Peregrine’s! Okay, real talk, I tried to read this book when it first came out, but I just couldn’t get past the fact that I shared a name with one of the characters. However, because the Miss Peregrine movie is coming out this month, I forced myself to get over it.
I really love Tim Burton movies, and one of my best friend’s got me the book for my birthday. I couldn’t just go see the movie without reading the book first, and then I decided to share my thoughts with all of you! Let’s dive into it! Continue reading “Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs”