Questions tagged [miss-peregrines-home]

For questions about Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children, a series by Ransom Riggs about children with unusual powers. This tag should also be used for questions about Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (September 2016), the film adaptation of the first book.

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Do the Peculiars really think this character had a boat in 1943?

Disclaimer: I haven't read the books (yet). If it is explained in the book, please direct me to the book. In Tim Burton's movie Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, at 1:21:37, and leaves. ...
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Why are two characters in Hollow City switched?

In Hollow City, Emma makes fire appear, and Olive floats. This is the reverse of the original. In the original, both book and movie, Emma was the floater, and Olive controlled fire.
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How did the twins get in 1940?

In Hollow City, Jacob and his friends go to London (while in the year 1940) and go under St. Paul's Cathedral looking for the peculiar pigeons. Before entering the loop that is under the coffin, they ...
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Who is Uncle Bobby, the old blind man in a wheelchair in the pub?

In the Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children movie, we are introduced to an old man named Uncle Bobby. The only thing he seems to do is hang out at the local pub being blind and in a wheelchair....
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Do loops transport physically as well?

In Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children, one of the characters at the end recounts a journey. In the movie, it seems pretty rushed, and the character states using this loop to get to various ...
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How did this character get there?

I recently watched Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children and couldn't figure out how, at the end of the movie, The character was alone, in the past, and without money. The movie gave no clues, ...
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How did this character survive?

Near the beginning of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, At the end of the movie, we see this character alive again, apparently because It would seem that this is because the events that ...
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Where did the outline of the hollowgast come from?

In the movie for "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children", for the scene where Miss Peregrine shoots the hollowgast at the cliff side, there is already an outline of where the hollowgast's body ...
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Can Miss Peregrine see the hollowgasts?

In the film "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children", there's a scene which reveals that Miss Peregrine kills a hollow every "day". We are told that Jake, and his grandfather Abe, could see the ...
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Does the Miss Peregrine movie cover the events of both books in the series (i.e. does it also include events from Hollow City)?

Is the movie Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children a combination of the first and second book (Hollow City)?
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Difference between Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children and X-Men [closed]

I've just seen the trailer for Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. Never having read the book, I can say that it looks a lot like X-Men, with its school of "gifted" children and everything. ...