In this collection of fairy tales, Ransom Riggs invites you to uncover hidden legends of the peculiar world. A fork-tongued princess, a girl who talks to ghosts, and wealthy cannibals who dine on the discarded limbs of peculiars are just a few of the characters whose stories will have you hooked.
Featuring stunning illustrations from world-renowned artist Andrew Davidson, this compelling, rich and truly peculiar anthology is the perfect gift for fans - and for all lovers of great storytelling.
See the movie! Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, directed by the visionary Tim Burton and starring Judi Dench, Eva Green and Samuel L Jackson, will be released Summer 2016.
Praise for Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children:
'A tense, moving, and wondrously strange first novel. The photographs and text work together brilliantly to create an unforgettable story.' John Green, author of The Fault in Our Stars
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- Verlag: Penguin Random House Children's UK
- Seitenzahl: 352
- Altersempfehlung: ab 10 Jahre
- Erscheinungstermin: 03.09.2016
- ISBN-13: 9780141371665
- Artikelnr.: 45324884
[These tales] embody gentle, empowering messages: accept yourself and others; celebrate difference and oddity; never lose your sense of wonder. Financial Times
Praise for the #1 Bestselling Miss Peregrine s Peculiar Children series:
A New York Times Bestseller
A USA Today Bestseller
A Wall Street Journal Bestseller
A visually rich literary experience. New York Times Book Review
Boy, can Ransom Riggs tell a story. NPR.org
Chilling, wondrous. People
David Lynchian imagery, and rich eerie detail. Entertainment Weekly
[A] thrilling, Tim Burton-esque tale with haunting photographs. USA Today
Weirdly wonderful characters. io9
A tense, moving, and wondrously strange first novel. The photographs and text work together brilliantly to create an unforgettable story. John Green, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Turtles All the Way Down and The Fault in Our Stars