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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Author: Ransom Riggs; John J McGurk; Doogie Horner; Quirk Books.
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Quirk Books, ©2011
Series: Miss Peregrine, bk. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Photographs
Mystery fiction
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Novela
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ransom Riggs; John J McGurk; Doogie Horner; Quirk Books.
ISBN: 9781594746031 1594746036
OCLC Number: 881507265
Notes: "Designed by Doogie Horner ; Production management by John J. McGurk"--Title page verso.
Awards: Short-listed for California Young Reader Medal (Young Adult) 2016
Short-listed for Iowa Teen Award 2015
Description: 382 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Miss Peregrine, bk. 1.
Responsibility: by Ransom Riggs.

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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  Read more...

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"A tense, moving, and wondrously strange first novel. The photographs and text work together brilliantly to create an unforgettable story."--John Green, New York Times best-selling author of Looking Read more...

 
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