WorldCat Identities

Riggs, Ransom

Overview
Works: 173 works in 719 publications in 23 languages and 25,697 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Paranormal fiction  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Horror fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Ghost stories  Novels 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.R4423, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ransom Riggs
 
Most widely held works by Ransom Riggs
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs( Book )

150 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 23 languages and held by 7,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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. 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
Hollow city by Ransom Riggs( Book )

92 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 5,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having escaped Miss Peregrine's island by the skin of their teeth, Jacob and his new friends must journey to London (circa 1940), the "peculiar" capital of the world
Library of souls by Ransom Riggs( Book )

27 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 3,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time is running out for the Peculiar Children. With a dangerous madman on the loose and their beloved Miss Peregrine still in danger, Jacob Portman and Emma Bloom are forced to stage the most daring of rescue missions. They'll travel through a war-torn landscape, meet new allies, and face greater dangers than ever. Will Jacob come into his own as the hero his fellow Peculiars know him to be? (Features more than 50 all-new Peculiar photographs.)
Tales of the peculiar by Ransom Riggs( Book )

25 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated edition of the fantastical book featured in the Miss Peregrine series that includes unusual fairy tales about wealthy cannibals, a fork-tongued princess, and the origins of the first ymbryne
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs( Recording )

27 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a family tragedy, Jacob feels compelled to explore an abandoned orphanage on an island off the coast of Wales, discovering disturbing facts about the children who were kept there
Hollow city by Ransom Riggs( Recording )

34 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having escaped Miss Peregrine's island by the skin of their teeth, Jacob and his new friends must journey to London (circa 1940), the "peculiar" capital of the world
Library of souls by Ransom Riggs( Recording )

17 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time is running out for the Peculiar Children. With a dangerous madman on the loose and their beloved Miss Peregrine still in danger, Jacob Portman and Emma Bloom are forced to stage the most daring of rescue missions. They'll travel through a war-torn landscape, meet new allies, and face greater dangers than ever
Tales of the peculiar by Ransom Riggs( Recording )

16 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of short stories about the peculiar world from Ransom Riggs' bestselling Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children series
Talking pictures : images and messages rescued from the past by Ransom Riggs( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunting collection of antique found photographs, with evocative inscriptions that bring these lost personal moments to life. Each image reveals a singular, frozen moment in a person's life, be it joyful, quiet, or steeped in sorrow; each inscription illuminates the photograph's particular context, and lights up our connection to the past
Library of souls : the third novel of Miss Peregrine's peculiar children by Ransom Riggs( )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children was the surprise bestseller of 2011--an unprecedented mix of YA fantasy and vintage photography that enthralled readers and critics alike. This third novel in the series picks up where the action of Hollow City left off. Time is running out for the Peculiar Children. With a dangerous madman on the loose and their beloved Miss Peregrine still in danger, Jacob Portman and Emma Bloom are forced to stage the most daring of rescue missions. They'll travel through a war-torn landscape, meet new allies, and face greater dangers than ever. Will Jacob come into his own as the hero his fellow Peculiars know him to be?
The Sherlock Holmes handbook : the methods and mysteries of the world's greatest detective by Ransom Riggs( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This reader's companion to the casework of Sherlock Holmes explores the methodology of the world's most famous consulting detective. From analyzing fingerprints and decoding ciphers to creating disguises and faking one's own death, readers will learn how Holmes solved his most celebrated cases - plus an arsenal of modern techniques available to today's armchair sleuths. Along the way, readers will discover a host of trivia about the master detective and his universe."--Page 4 of cover
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Tim Burton( Visual )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and French and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Na de dood van zijn opa bezoekt een tiener het weeshuis in Wales waar zijn opa opgroeide. Het blijkt dat opa's jeugdvrienden meer dan bijzonder waren
The art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children : a Tim Burton film by Leah Gallo( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in French and English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witness the genesis of peculiardom! This visual tour of the movie world of Miss Peregrine s Home for Peculiar Children, created by iconic filmmaker Tim Burton, is sure to be a must-have for fans of the series. A companion book to the film, it features behind-the-scenes images and set information from two of Burton s long-time collaborators, including details on costume design, cinematography, set design, concept art, and more. The beautiful hardback edition makes a perfect gift or collector's item.--
Hollow city by Ransom Riggs( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having escaped Miss Peregrine's island by the skin of their teeth, Jacob and his new friends must journey to London (circa 1940), the "peculiar" capital of the world
Bibliotheek der zielen by Ransom Riggs( Book )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in Dutch and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacob ontdekt een krachtige nieuwe gave. Maar nog voor hij die onder controle heeft, moet hij samen met Emma en de pratende hond Addison proberen hun bijzondere vrienden te redden uit een zwaarbewaakt fort. Vanaf ca. 15 jaar
Scatter brained by Ransom Riggs( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of miscellaneous facts, trivia, and misconceptions using a format from the journal "Mental Floss" about such diverse topics as American presidents, sports records, criminal trials, popular music, and famous authors
Miss Peregrine's peculiar children boxed set : 3 novels by Ransom Riggs( )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children: A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of very curious photographs. It all waits to be discovered in this groundbreaking novel, which mixes fiction and photography in a thrilling new kind of reading experience. As our story opens, a horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob Portman journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. Hollow City: September 3, 1940. Ten peculiar children flee an army of deadly monsters. And only one person can help them-but she's trapped in the body of a bird. The extraordinary adventure continues as Jacob Portman and his newfound friends journey to London, the peculiar capital of the world. There, they hope to find a cure for their beloved headmistress, Miss Peregrine. But in this war-torn city, hideous surprises lurk around every corner. Library of Souls: A boy, a girl, and a talking dog. They're all that stands between the sinister wights and the future of peculiar children everywhere. Jacob Portman ventures through history one last time to rescue the peculiar children from a heavily guarded fortress. He's joined by girlfriend and firestarter Emma Bloom, canine companion Addison MacHenry, and some very unexpected allies
Cuentos extraños para niños peculiares by Ransom Riggs( Book )

8 editions published in 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated edition of the fantastical book featured in the Miss Peregrine series that includes unusual fairy tales about wealthy cannibals, a fork-tongued princess, and the origins of the first ymbryne
Miss Peregrine et les enfants particuliers by Ransom Riggs( Book )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacob Portman, 16 ans, écoute depuis son enfance les récits fabuleux de son grand-père. Ce dernier, un juif polonais, a passé une partie de sa vie sur une minuscule île du pays de Galles, où ses parents l'avaient envoyé pour le protéger de la menace nazie. Recueilli par Miss Peregrine Faucon, la directrice d'un orphelinat pour enfants "particuliers", il a côtoyé une ribambelle d'enfants doués de capacités surnaturelles. Un soir, Jacob trouve son grand-père mortellement blessé par une horrible créature qui s'enfuit sous ses yeux. Bouleversé, Jacob part sur l'île en quête de vérité. En découvrant le pensionnat en ruines, il n'a plus aucun doute : les enfants particuliers ont réellement existé. Et s'ils étaient toujours en vie, aussi étrange que cela puisse paraître ? (Payot.ch)
Bijzondere vertelsels by Ransom Riggs( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Dutch and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bundeling van tien verhalen over mensen met bijzondere gaven, verzameld door Millard Nullings, een van de bijzondere kinderen van mevrouw Peregrine. Vanaf ca. 15 jaar
 
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Alternative Names
Nullings, Millard

Ransom Riggs American writer

Ransom Riggs americký spisovatel

Ransom Riggs Amerikaans schrijver

Ransom Riggs écrivain américain

Ransom Riggs escritor estadounidense

Ransom Riggs scriitor american

Ransom Riggs scrittore statunitense

Rensoms Rigss

Rigss, Rensoms

Рамсън Ригс

Ренсом Риггз

Ренсом Ріггз

Ренсом Ріґґз американський письменник

Ригз, Ренсом

Ռենսոմ Ռիգզ

ריגס, רנסוס

רנסום ריגס סופר אמריקאי

رانسم ریگز نویسنده آمریکایی

رانسوم ريقز كاتب أمريكي

랜섬 릭스

리그스, 랜섬

릭스, 랜섬

ランサム・リグズ

リグズ, ランサム

蘭森·瑞格斯

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