The Maze RunnerAnnotationBook one in the blockbuster Maze Runner series that spawned a movie franchise and ushered in a worldwide phenomenon! And don't miss The Fever Code, the highly-anticipated series conclusion that finally reveals the story of how the maze was built!
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.
Outside the towering stone walls that surround them is a limitless, ever-changing maze. It's the only way out--and no one's ever made it through alive.
Then a girl arrives. The first girl ever. And the message she delivers is terrifying: Remember. Survive. Run. The Maze Runner
and Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
are now major motion pictures featuring the star of MTV's Teen Wolf
, Dylan O'Brien; Kaya Scodelario; Aml Ameen; Will Poulter; and Thomas Brodie-Sangster. The third movie, Maze Runner: The Death Cure
, will hit screens in 2018. Also look for James Dashner's edge-of-your-seat MORTALITY DOCTRINE series!
Praise for the Maze Runner series: A #1 New York Times Bestselling Series A USA Today Bestseller A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of the Year An ALA-YASLA Best Fiction for Young Adults Book An ALA-YALSA Quick Pick
"[A] mysterious survival saga that passionate fans describe as a fusion of Lord of the Flies, The Hunger Games, and Lost.
"Wonderful action writing--fast-paced
...but smart and well observed." --Newsday
"Breathless, cinematic action.
" --Publishers Weekly
to the very last moment." --Kirkus Reviews
" --Romantic Times
"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
"Take a deep breath before you start
any James Dashner book." --Deseret News From the Hardcover edition.Awards
2011-2012 Volunteer State Book Award
2012 Young Reader's Choice Award
2012 Evergreen Young Adult Book Award
2012 Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award
2012 Garden State Teen Book Award
2012 Grand Canyon Reader Award
2012 New York State Charlotte AwardCharacters
|Genre||Young adult fiction|