Hollow City

Hollow City Cover

Hollow City

By Ransom Riggs

Quirk Books, Hardcover, 9781594746123, 396pp.

Publication Date: January 14, 2014

Description
The movie adaptation of "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" is in theaters September 2016.
The "New York Times" #1 best selling series
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 in "Miss 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.


About the Author
Ransom Riggs grew up in Florida but now makes his home in the land of peculiar children Los Angeles. He was raised on a steady diet of ghost stories and British comedy, which probably explains the novels he writes. You can find him on Twitter @ransomriggs."