📚Suitable : Young Adults
📚Publisher: Chicken House
📚Format : Paperback
Get immersed in this dystopian science fiction thrilling adventure. This book-set contains the three main books of the series and the two prequels ideal for young adults.
About Maze Runner: The Maze Runner is written by James Dashner, this series is in the science fiction genre and the first book was published on October 7, 2009 and this was made into a motion picture in 2014. In this gripping series, we encounter several unique characters which are trapped in a Maze with no prior memories or recollection of how they arrived.
The Glade is a huge area which is caved in by massive walls of 4 miles high, and made in concrete. Inside the Maze is a massive puzzle, covered in ivy and inside are atrocious metal creatures called Grievers that are roaming the hallways hunting for people.
Thomas is the character we follow in the story, he enters the called the Glade, he is shocked and clueless of why he is there. The only memory he can recall is his name. He is a 16 year old boy nicknamed Greenie which is given to new arrivals. As he explores the new and terrifying place, he runs into another main protagonist Minho who’s the Keeper of the Runners. Thomas becomes close friends with Minho and is able to work together to try and reach the end of the Maze to escape.
Minho is one of the protagonists who leads the others to navigate and direct people of the ins and outs of the Maze. Minho has arrived at the Maze before Thomas and is an experienced Runner, as a Runner he has developed incredible fitness and muscles which proves supportive for his allies and team. His personality is portrayed as a fun humorous guy and often talks sarcastically.
Teresa is the last person to enter the Glade, what was peculiar about her was she entered in a coma state, and she has the mysterious power to communicate telepathically with Thomas which helped him fight Grievers later in the story.
📚Titles in this collection:
- The Maze Runner
- The Scorch Trials
- The Death Cure
- The Kill Order
- The Fever Code