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EBOOK á EPUB Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children ê Ö [Reading] ➸ Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children By Ransom Riggs – Johns-cycling-diary.co.uk Alternate Cover edition for ISBN 9781594744761A mysterious island An abandoned orphanage A strange collection of very curious photographY 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 Peregrine's Home for Epub #181 becomes clear that the children were than just peculiar Th Edit on January 9th 2016 I haven't thought about this book since I read it in July and I really have no interest any in reading the rest of the series It definitely was a slow moving book but the plot really held my attention and I loved the use of the pictures Sometimes I felt like he tried a little too hard to make the pictures perfectly fit into the story which made it a little awkward to read but they still made the reading experience interesting The book really read like a movie and I can't wait to see how Tim Burton's interpretation is going to turn out

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Home for eBook #8608 Alternate Cover edition for ISBN A mysterious island An abandoned orphanage 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 Miss Peregrine's EpubAs our stor Hi I'm tired of defending myself for what I wrote on this stupid book So I thought I would do a favor to all you super fans out there that want to read a negative review of their favorite book WHY and just hide it with spoiler tags So now if Goodreads hasn't goofed you can just see this review and move on Focus on reading books that you like instead of hunting down negative reviews for your favorite book Or writing a review why you liked this book You know the reason we are all on Goodreads in the first placeview spoilerWho hasn't seen this creepy book lurking proudly in the New Releases section It practically SCREAMS Halloween a nice delightful scare that makes you lock your doors tighter leave on the nightlight and snuggle deeply under your coversOnlyit doesn'tSure the girl looks REALLY creepy on the cover and many of the back images are enough to give you the eebie jeebies but NOTHING that remotely scary EVER occurs within these pages Okay maybe the very first scene where Jacob sees the Thing for the first time can count But I am not the most stalwart of persons I turn away at blood and gore in movies my stomach churns when I read about gobbets of flesh and I was scared of the Stay Puff Marshmallow guy until about two years ago So when I say that I had no troubles reading this at 1130 at night and then going to sleep peacefully you know this isn't that scaryAnd that is only one of the many failures of this potentially awesome book This book promises to do something rarely seen in fiction combine pictures with a story But there it fails yet again The pictures are awkwardly inserted into the story usually surrounded by text along the lines of And X showed Y a picture of a girl PICTURE HERE Not what I would call the most seamless of storytellingAnd let's talk about characters or what passes for characters in this book starting with Jacob I really need to get this off my back so please excuse me hereWhat a selfish whiny obnoxious pretentious arrogant little #%wad From the first chapter where he is trying to get his sorry ss fired I hated him oddly enough in the Prologue I actually liked him We have 14 million Americans without jobs these are men and women with families who would take ANY job they could get their hands on just to put food on the table and here this white upper class straight male joker misbehaves at work treating his boss with disrespect and gets away with it because his uncles own the store This doesn't even touch on the millions of non Americans who are unemployed and destitute living in sualor starving watching their children die unable to move from their station because brats like Jacob are taking the jobs they could have had Other than he doesn't want to be in the family business why does he act this way I have no clue I would think the supposedly smart Jacob would realize that this behavior isn't the most mature way of handling the situation and would I dunno maybe talk with his parents or uncles about the job situation if he didn't like it but apparently Jacob is merely smart in the way that most authors make their characters smart ie a sentence saying X is smartJacob is hardly relatable; his parents are obscenely wealthy how convenient making it easy for Jacob to go to Wales Jacob is constantly acting like a diva complaining about all the wealth he has must be nice while reveling in what it can get him access to He drops words like Sisyphean but never comes across like the type of kid who would do that such as Anne ShirleyBut poor Jacob he doesn't have any friends Well maybe it's because his abrasive self righteous privileged personality chases them awayBut poor Ja

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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar ChildrenEy may have been dangerous They may have been uarantined on a deserted island for good reason And somehow impossible though it seems they may still be alive A spine tingling fantasy illustrated with haunting vintage photography Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children will delight adults teens and anyone who relishes an adventure in the shado yo I came for the horror got the fluffy stuff