Tales of the Peculiar (Miss Peregrine’s Children #0.5) by Ransom Riggs


Tales of the Peculiar by Ransom Riggs brings more short stories from the Peculiar World!

If you are looking for super quick YA short stories following the most peculiar tales, this book is your next read!


tales of the peculiarBefore Miss Peregrine gave them a home, the story of peculiars was written in the Tales.

Wealthy cannibals who dine on the discarded limbs of peculiars. A fork-tongued princess. The origins of the first ymbryne. These are but a few of the truly brilliant stories in Tales of the Peculiar—known to hide information about the peculiar world—first introduced by Ransom Riggs in his Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children series.

Riggs now invites you to share his secrets of peculiar history, with a collection of original stories, as collected and annotated by Millard Nullings, ward of Miss Peregrine and scholar of all things peculiar.


Overall Rating : 5/5 – The writing felt so authentic like they could be true tales we could tell our generations.

Cover Rating : 5/5 – The artwork on this is just as peculiar as the stories.

Plot Excitement : 5/5 – Loved the various tales that sucked me in every time.

Quick Read : 5/5 – These short stories will fly by before you know it.

Emotional Connection : 5/5 – Each story held its own emotional connection with the characters that you just fall in connection with.

World Building : 5/5 – Matched perfectly to the world of the peculiars.

Unique YA : 5/5 – Even though they can match to our real-world tales, these tales felt peculiarly unique.

Possible Re-Read : 4/5 – May re-read this book once I re-read the rest of the Peculiar Children series.


Published: 3 September 2016

Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Pages: 160

How I Read It: Audiobook

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