The Art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
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The Art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

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Witness the genesis of peculiardom! This visual tour of the movie world of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, created by iconic filmmaker Tim Burton, is sure to be a must-have for fans of the series. A companion book to the film, it features behind-the-scenes images and set information from two of Burton's longtime collaborators, including details on costume design, cinematography, set design, concept art, and more. The beautiful hardback edition makes a perfect gift or collector's item.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 176 pages
  • 280 x 305 x 19mm | 1,388g
  • Philadelphia, United States
  • English
  • Throughout
  • 1594749434
  • 9781594749438
  • 356,421

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"A great gift for fans..."- The Sun

"This visual tour of the movie world of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children , created by iconic filmmaker Tim Burton, is sure to be a must-have for fans of the series!"- Library Journal

"Filled with exclusive interviews, on-set photography, and special introductions by Tim Burton and Ransom Riggs, this deluxe hardcover volume is a terrific gift for peculiars of all ages!"- Book Referees

"A very in-depth exploration of the creation of the movie. . . Now that I've read this, I'm eager to see the film and read the books."- GeekDad

"Five years of work by Tim Burton and his crew has finally paid off, as detailed in this intriguing book. Slickly produced and featuring incredible high-definition photos and images, [ The Art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children ] details the agonizing story-to-screen processes they endured and gives many personal thoughts by the filmmakers. It's a great read for those who have already experienced the books. . .full of many in-depth details about the story (and the film)."- Zombies in My Blog

"[ The Art of Miss Peregrine ] is a powerful assessment of the power, production and special appeal of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children , packaged in an oversized, lavish and photo-packed format highly recommended for any serious filmmaker, prior Burton fans, and those who loved the movie."- Donovan's Bookshelf

"Exploring every conceivable stage of its development from casting, location scouting, set building, costume & makeup, the intensive filming schedule and post-production, Gallo's detailed account leaves no stone left unturned with interviews from key participants both in front and behind the camera while, the behind-the-scenes passport is also beautifully furnished with glossy onset photographs, Burton's personal production sketches and gorgeous concept art."- Mike's Pop Culture Playhouse

"For a true behind-the-scenes visual tour of the film and its production and completion this book is [a] wonderful compilation of facts, photos and fun..."-Collector's Corner
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"A great gift for fans..."--The Sun "This visual tour of the movie world of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, created by iconic filmmaker Tim Burton, is sure to be a must-have for fans of the series!"-Library Journal

"Filled with exclusive interviews, on-set photography, and special introductions by Tim Burton and Ransom Riggs, this deluxe hardcover volume is a terrific gift for peculiars of all ages!"--Book Referees

"A very in-depth exploration of the creation of the movie. . . Now that I've read this, I'm eager to see the film and read the books."-GeekDad

"Five years of work by Tim Burton and his crew has finally paid off, as detailed in this intriguing book. Slickly produced and featuring incredible high-definition photos and images, [The Art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children] details the agonizing story-to-screen processes they endured and gives many personal thoughts by the filmmakers. It's a great read for those who have already experienced the books. . .full of many in-depth details about the story (and the film)."--Zombies in My Blog

"[The Art of Miss Peregrine] is a powerful assessment of the power, production and special appeal of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, packaged in an oversized, lavish and photo-packed format highly recommended for any serious filmmaker, prior Burton fans, and those who loved the movie."--Donovan's Bookshelf

"Exploring every conceivable stage of its development from casting, location scouting, set building, costume & makeup, the intensive filming schedule and post-production, Gallo's detailed account leaves no stone left unturned with interviews from key participants both in front and behind the camera while, the behind-the-scenes passport is also beautifully furnished with glossy onset photographs, Burton's personal production sketches and gorgeous concept art."--Mike's Pop Culture Playhouse

"For a true behind-the-scenes visual tour of the film and its production and completion this book is [a] wonderful compilation of facts, photos and fun..."--Collector's Corner
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About Leah Gallo

Leah Gallo is an author, photographer, and book editor who has worked closely with filmmaker Tim Burton since 2007. She wrote and edited the award-winning tome The Art of Tim Burton and Big Eyes:The Film, The Art. Holly C. Kempf is a graphic designer and book editor who has been working with director Tim Burton since 2007. She designed and edited the comprehensive and award-winning The Art of Tim Burton, as well as Frankenweenie: The Visual Companion, The Nightmare Before Christmas: 20th Anniversary Edition, and others.
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