October 2009 Indie Next List
“James Dashner's The Maze Runner is a fast-paced, disorienting, and frighteningly adventurous story, one that any fan of The Hunger Games or Lord of the Flies is sure to love.”
— Kyla Paterno, Garfield Book Company at PLU, Tacoma, WA
Perfect for fans of "Divergent" and "The Hunger Games, " this special movie tie-in edition of the "New York Times" bestseller "The Maze Runner" features an eight-page full-color insert with photos from the film. "The Maze Runner" movie, featuring the star of MTV's "Teen Wolf, " Dylan O'Brien, as Thomas; Kaya Scodelario as Teresa; Aml Ameen as Alby; Thomas Brodie-Sangster as Newt; and Will Poulter as Gally, hits theaters September 19, 2014 And look for James Dashner's newest novel, "The Eye of Minds, " book one in the Mortality Doctrine series.
"Nice to meet ya, shank. Welcome to the Glade."
Outside the towering stone walls that surround the Glade is a limitless, ever-changing maze. It's the only way out--and no one's ever made it through alive.
"Everything is going to change."
Then a girl arrives. The first girl ever. And the message she delivers is terrifying.
Remember. Survive. Run.
Praise for the Maze Runner series:
" A] mysterious survival saga that passionate fans describe as a fusion of "Lord of the Flies," "The Hunger Games," and "Lost.""--EW.com
"Wonderful action writing--fast-paced...but smart and well observed."--"Newsday"
" A] nail-biting must-read."--Seventeen.com
"Breathless, cinematic action." --"Publishers Weekly"
"Heart-pounding to the very last moment." --"Kirkus Reviews"
"Exclamation-worthy." --"Romantic Times"
STAR] "James Dashner's illuminating prequel "The Kill Order"] will thrill fans of this Maze Runner series] and prove just as exciting for readers new to the series."--"Shelf Awareness," Starred
"Take a deep breath before you start any James Dashner book."--"Deseret News.
About the Author
James Dashner is the author of the "New York Times" bestselling Maze Runner series, "The Eye of Minds" (book one in the Mortality Doctrine series), the 13th Reality series, and two books in The Infinity Ring series: A "Mutiny in Time "and" The Iron Empire." Dashner was born and raised in Georgia but now lives and writes in the Rocky Mountains. To learn more about James and his books, visit JamesDashner.com, follow @jamesdashner on Twitter, or find dashnerjames on Instagram. "From the Hardcover edition."