Ransom Riggs is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children novels. Riggs was born on a farm in Maryland and grew up in southern Florida. He studied literature at Kenyon College and film at the University of Southern California. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, bestselling author Tahereh Mafi, and their family.
Your recap guide before reading THE CONFERENCE OF THE BIRDS
2020 is right around the corner, and with it comes the fifth book in the Miss Peregrine series, The Conference of the Birds! And after that INSANE ending of A Map of Days? We’re dying to know what comes next. But in case it’s been a whole year since you read A Map of Days, let’s review the major … ContinuedSee More
Catch Penguin Teen at YALLFest 2019!
We’re getting ready to cruise on over to Charleston, SC for YALLFest 2019! Check out what we’ve got going on, and make sure to come by the booth and say hi! Can’t make it to YALLFest? Make sure you’re following along on our Instagram and Twitter @penguinteen! FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8 4:00pm RED CARPET … ContinuedSee More
2020 Penguin Teen YA Preview!
It may be a while off, but 2020 for YA books is shaping up to be AMAZING. Obviously it would unfair to not tell you all ahead of time so you can start marking your TBRs, so we’ve created this preview of our breaking news 2020 titles to keep you in the loop of all the best new … ContinuedSee More
Holiday Gift Tags for the Book Lover in Your Life
Have a booklover in your life? Holiday shopping stressing you out? We’ve got recommendations that might help. Namely, adorable pre-order gift tags! The Conference of the Birds by Ransom Riggs Miss Peregrine fans REJOICE! The fifth installment of Ransom Riggs’s Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children is coming January 14th! “Do you trust me?” Now, with … ContinuedSee More
2020 YA Sneak Peek!
Hello and WELCOME to the 2020 YA sneak peek! We’re talking all early info on upcoming 2020 books we cannot WAIT for! All the Days Past, All the Days to Come by Mildred D. Taylor – January 7, 2020 The saga of the Logan family–made famous in the Newbery Medal-winning Roll of Thunder, Hear My … ContinuedSee More
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Every book hitting shelves in October!
October is nearly here and it is a VERY good month for books. 10/1: The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys – From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Salt to the Sea and Between Shades of Gray comes a gripping, extraordinary portrait of love, silence, and secrets under a Spanish dictatorship. 10/1: Smoke in the Sun by Renée Ahdieh – The highly … ContinuedSee More
9 Characters You DON’T Want at Thanksgiving
We’re all familiar with the classic party crasher of Thanksgiving. Sometimes it’s an uncle who shows up last minute and spends half of Thanksgiving telling obscure stories from his days in that rock band. Sometimes it’s your sister who totally forgets what time dinner starts and moseys in after all the yams are gone. However, we can … ContinuedSee More