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Miss Peregrine's Home of Peculiar Children

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children is a contemporary fantasy debut novel by American author Ransom Riggs. The story is told through a combination of narrative and vernacular photographs from the personal archives of collectors listed by the author.


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„I'm no expert on girls, but when one tries to pinch you four times, I'm pretty sure that's flirting.“

—  Ransom Riggs, book Miss Peregrine's Home of Peculiar Children

Source: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2011), Chapter 7, Page 190

Ransom Riggs photo
Ransom Riggs photo

„Sometimes you just need to go through a door.“

—  Ransom Riggs, book Miss Peregrine's Home of Peculiar Children

Source: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2011), Chapter 4, Page 92

Ransom Riggs photo
Ransom Riggs photo
Ransom Riggs photo

„I used to dream about escaping my ordinary life, but my life was never ordinary. I had simply failed to notice how extraordinary it was.“

—  Ransom Riggs, book Miss Peregrine's Home of Peculiar Children

Source: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2011), Chapter 11, Page 351

Ransom Riggs photo
Ransom Riggs photo

„When someone won't let you in, eventually you stop knocking.“

—  Ransom Riggs, book Miss Peregrine's Home of Peculiar Children

Source: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2011), Chapter 4, Page 88

Ransom Riggs photo
Ransom Riggs photo
Ransom Riggs photo

„When I was fifteen, an extraordinary and terrible thing happened, and there was only Before and After.“

—  Ransom Riggs, book Miss Peregrine's Home of Peculiar Children

Prologue, Page 18
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2011)

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