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Hollow City : The Second Novel of Miss Peregrine's Children - Ransom Riggs

Hollow City

The Second Novel of Miss Peregrine's Children

Paperback

Published: 24th February 2015
For Ages: 14+ years old
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September 3, 1940. Ten peculiar children flee an army of deadly monsters. And only one person can help them-but she's trapped in the body of a bird. The extraordinary journey that began inMiss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children continues as Jacob Portman and his newfound friends journey to London, the peculiar capital of the world. There, they hope to find a cure for their beloved headmistress, Miss Peregrine. But in this war-torn city, hideous surprises lurk around every corner. And before Jacob can deliver the peculiar children to safety, he must make an important decision about his love for Emma Bloom. Like its predecessor, this second novel in the Peculiar Children series blends thrilling fantasy with vintage photography to create a one-of-a-kind reading experience.

"A stunning achievement . . Hollow City is even richer than Riggs's imaginative debut,Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children"-Boston Globe

Bonus features:
Sneak preview of the third Peculiar Children novel
Exclusive Q&A with Ransom Riggs
Never-before-seen peculiar photography

A worthy follow-up, and as addictive a read as the first. "Hypable" ..."Hollow City"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, "Slate" ...a tasty adventure for any reader with an appetite for the peculiar. "Kirkus Reviews" Riggs has created a fresh and original world in these Peregrine novels, with likable, quirky characters and a very readable style. "Library Journal "Xpress Review ...fans will be thrilled to know that the sequel to"Miss Peregrine s Home for Peculiar Children"is as hauntingly sinister as the first and is unequivocally worth the wait. It s a rare sequel that improves on the series beginning.."."A must-read! -RT Book Reviews"

ISBN: 9781594747359
ISBN-10: 1594747350
Series: Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children
Audience: General
For Ages: 14+ years old
For Grades: 9+
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 352
Published: 24th February 2015
Publisher: Quirk Books
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.4 x 13.1  x 2.3
Weight (kg): 0.46
Edition Number: 1