Passing along another nice review by a colleague. Enjoy!
Author: Patrick Ness
My Rating: 4.00
Goodreads Rating: 3.81
A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of curious photographs.
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 becomes clear that the children were more than just peculiar. They may have been dangerous. They may have been quarantined on a deserted island for good reason. And somehow—impossible though it seems—they may still be alive.
The cover really has some big quirky factor and what initially drew me to this book at the book store.
This book was totally different from what I expected it to be. I guess that’s what the book…
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