The Resource Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Ransom Riggs

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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
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Ransom Riggs
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eng
Summary
A horrific family tragedy sends sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of an old orphanage that was home to children who were more than just peculiar, but possibly dangerous--and who may still be alive. Illustrated with vintage found photographs
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Title
Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children
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Summary
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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Award
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 2017.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Young Adult, 2014.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
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10010717
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.R4423
LC item number
Mi 2012
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890
Literary form
fiction
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  • 8
  • 12
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True
Series statement
The first novel of Miss Peregrine's peculiar children
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adolescent
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by Ransom Riggs
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Miss Peregrines home for peculiar children
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Ransom Riggs
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Ransom Riggs
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Dimensions
23 cm.
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Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
483 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410450234
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2012012884
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cat13
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  • ocn787507932
  • (OCoLC)787507932

Library Locations

    • Douglas County Libraries, Philip S. MillerBorrow it
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