Books The Conference of the Birds by Ransom Riggs Hardcover, 321 pages, Dutton Books for Young Readers, List Price: $22.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Conference of the BirdsAuthorRansom Riggs Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary A latest entry in the best-selling series continues the story of Jacob Portman, who takes a brave leap into The Conference of the Birds while pursued by dangerous enemies. Genres: Travel Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Also by Ransom Riggs Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Conference of the Birds Review Are You There God? It's Me, Juanita Eating Crow With 'Miss Peregrine' — And Enjoying It January 28, 2020 Our kids' books columnist Juanita Giles says she avoided the Miss Peregrine series for years because it seemed too creepy — but now she regrets all the time the books spent untouched on her shelf.