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El hogar de Miss Peregrine para niños peculiares /

by Riggs, Ransom [author.]; Gallart, Gemma [translator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Noguer narrativa.Publisher: Barcelona : Editorial Noguer, 2016.Edition: Primera edición.Description: 412 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9788427901650; 8427901658.Uniform titles: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. Spanish.Subject(s): Orphanages -- Juvenile fiction | Islands -- Juvenile fiction | Exceptional children -- Juvenile fiction | Teenage boys -- Juvenile fiction | Grandfathers -- Juvenile fiction | Wales -- Juvenile fiction | Supernatural. -- Fiction | Grandfathers -- Fiction | Orphanages -- Fiction | Spanish language materials | Wales -- Fiction | Gales -- Novela juvenil | Wales | Wales -- Fiction | Young adult fiction | Young adult fiction | Fantasy fiction | Fiction | Juvenile works | Paranormal fiction | Young adult works | Mystery fiction | Fantasy fiction | Paranormal fiction | Materiales en españolSummary: A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. And a strange collection of very curious photographs. It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. As our story opens, 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 who once lived here -- one of whom was his own grandfather -- were more than just peculiar. They may have been dangerous. They may have been quarantined on a desolate island for good reason. And somehow -- impossible though it seems -- they may still be alive.
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A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. And a strange collection of very curious photographs. It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. As our story opens, 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 who once lived here -- one of whom was his own grandfather -- were more than just peculiar. They may have been dangerous. They may have been quarantined on a desolate island for good reason. And somehow -- impossible though it seems -- they may still be alive.

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