The Maze Runner
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 starring Dylan O’Brien as Thomas, Kaya Scodelario as Teresa, Aml Ameen as Alby, Thomas Brodie Sangster as Newt, and Will... show more
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 starring 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! Also look for James Dashner’s newest book The Eye of Minds, book one in the Mortality Doctrine series. If you ain’t scared, you ain’t human. When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his name. He’s surrounded by strangers—boys whose memories are also gone. 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 “Gripping reading.” —BooklistFrom the Trade Paperback edition.
Publish date: August 5th 2014
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Edition language: English
This book started interesting me, of course, when the movie came out. I usually staunchly refuse to see any book-based movies before I read the book, but my parents broke me down when they marketed going to the movies as a “family event,” so I didn’t get to reading it beforehand, which meant it got ...
Basic InfoFormat: Audio Pages/Length: n/a Genre: Young Adult; Dystopia Reason For Reading: #15 on Top 100 YA At A GlanceLove Triangle/Insta Love/Obsession?: No. Cliff Hanger: eh Triggers: n/a Rating: 3 Stars Score SheetAll out of ten Cover: 8 Plot: 7 Characters: 6 World Building: 6 Flow: 7 S...
Pretty good for another book in the genre. Definitely got itneresting right from the start. Kept me reading to see what mystery (the runners, the maze, the griefers ,etc) would be solved next. Liked the spoiler at the end.
Meh. I enjoyed listening to it with my kid but it's not something I would have finished if it were just me. We'll be listening to the second one in the near future.
I received this book as a birthday present; little knowing that i would fall head over heels in love with it... I must confess that i was not that into the story as this was the first young-adult post-apocalyptic dystopian science fiction book I've read. The language the Gladers used confused & int...