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The Second Novel of Miss Peregrine's Children
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Kristina Linnéa Helena Walter, 18 april 2016
I don't know if I'm supposed to write in English or Swedish but what the heck! I loved the first book and I loved this one! Bokus really saved my life haha. Thank you so much! These two books are the greatest I've ever read and I can't wait to buy the third one!
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"I was blown away...<i>Hollow City </i>is fantastic."--<i>USAToday.com</i> "A worthy follow-up, and as addictive a read as the first."--<i>Hypable</i> "<i>Hollow City</i> mixes spooky vintage photos and action-packed storytelling to continue the story of Jacob Portman and his fellow "peculiars" as they travel through time to war-torn London."--Dan Kois, <i>Slate</i> "A perfect blend of creepiness and thoughtfulness."--<i>PopMatters</i> "A stunning achievement... <i>Hollow City</i> is even richer than Riggs's imaginative debut, <i>Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children.</i>"--<i>Boston Globe</i> "What makes the series soar, however, is not the world-building, as intriguing as it is, but the heartfelt intensity of the emotions."--<i>Virginian-Pilot</i> "Ideal for fans of Neil Gaiman and Daniel Kraus, <i>Hollow City</i> blends fantasy and horror into a world that will engross readers and leave them eager for more."--<i>Shelf Awareness for Readers</i> "A tasty adventure for any reader with an appetite for the...peculiar."--<i>Kirkus Reviews</i> "New readers of the series will find this novel a treat...Fans of the first title will find this book a treasure. The only downside: waiting for the third installment to find out what happens to Jacob and his peculiar friends."--<i>School Library Journal</i> "Riggs has created a fresh and original world in these Peregrine novels, with likable, quirky characters and a very readable style."--<i>Library Journal </i>Xpress Review "Fans will be thrilled to know that the sequel to <i>Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children</i> is as hauntingly sinister as the first and is unequivocally worth the wait. It's a rare sequel that improves on the series' beginning.<i>..</i> A must-read!" --RT Book Reviews "A great big jolt of fun."--<i>LitReactor</i> "Fans will be pleased with this second volume and downright delighted to know that a third in the series is in the offering."--<i>Booklist<b>Praise for <i>Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children</i></b> "A tense, moving, and wondrously strange first novel. The photographs and text work together brilliantly to create an unforgettable story."--John Green, <i>New York Times</i> best-selling author of <i>Looking for Alaska</i> and <i>Paper Towns</i> "Readers searching for the next Harry Potter may want to visit <i>Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children</i>."--<i>CNN</i> "Riggs deftly moves between fantasy and reality, prose and photography to create an enchanting and at times positively terrifying story."--<i>Associated Press</i> "I read all of the <i>Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children</i> books and I loved them."--Florence of <i>Florence + The Machine</i> "[A] thrilling, Tim Burton-esque tale with haunting photographs."--<i>USA Today Pop Candy </i> <i> </i> "With its <i>X-Men: First Class</i>-meets-time-travel story line, David Lynchian imagery, and rich, eerie detail, it's no wonder <i>Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children</i> has been snapped up by Twentieth Century Fox. B+"--<i>Entertainment Weekly </i> "Peculiar' doesn't even begin to cover it. Riggs' chilling, wondrous novel is already headed to the movies."--<i>People</i> "You'll love it if you want a good thriller for the summer. It's a mystery, and you'll race to solve it before Jacob figures it out for himself."--<i>Seventeen</
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Ransom Riggs is the #1 New York Times best-selling author of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. He is also the author of Talking Pictures (Harper Collins, 2012) and The Sherlock Holmes Handbook (Quirk, 2008). He is a graduate of the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts and lives in Los Angeles.