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Max

A Maximum Ride Novel
By James Patterson (Trade Paperback, 2009)
James Patterson's bestselling Maximum Ride series is back, with Max and the gang as The Protectors. Someone--or something--is decimating ships and sea life off Hawaii's coast, and Max and her flock find themselves sucked into the Navy's top-secret investigation of the catastrophe. Their objective: Rescue Max's activist mom from a wicked subterranean enemy. The hitch: They must dive deep into dark waters, where gruesome evil dwells... and for high-flying Maximum Ride, could there be anything more terrifying than being trapped in the great abyss? Now in paperback, this soaring new adventure takes Maximum Ride and the Flock into terrifying new territory--fans, hold your breath!

James Patterson's bestselling Maximum Ride series is back, with Max and the gang as The Protectors. Someone--or something--is decimating ships and sea life off Hawaii's coast, and Max and her flock find themselves sucked into the Navy's top-secret investigation of the catastrophe. Their objective: Rescue Max's activist mom from a wicked subterranean enemy. The hitch: They must dive deep into dark waters, where gruesome evil dwells... and for high-flying Maximum Ride, could there be anything more terrifying than being trapped in the great abyss? Now in paperback, this soaring new adventure takes Maximum Ride and the Flock into terrifying new territory--fans, hold your breath!

James Patterson was selected by readers across America as the Children's Choice Book Awards Author of the Year in 2010. He is the internationally bestselling author of the highly praised Middle School books, I Funny, Confessions of a Murder Suspect, and the Maximum Ride, Witch & Wizard, Daniel X, and Alex Cross series. His books have sold over 260 million copies worldwide, making him one of the bestselling authors of all time. He lives in Florida.
  • Praise for Max:

    -Recipient of the Colorado Blue Spruce Book Award

  • Raves for the MAXIMUM RIDE series:

    #1 New York Times Bestseller, Publishers Weekly Bestseller, ALA Quick Pick, KLIATT Editor's Choice, VOYA Editor's Choice, Book Sense Children's Pick

    School's Out--Forever:
    "A breathless adventure...full of action, swooping flights and fierce fights--a sure bet for the movies." (KLIATT).

  • "Jump on board this MAXIMUM RIDE...Fights and flights are non-stop." (USA Today).

  • The Angel Experiment:
    "BOOK OF THE WEEK...Pace, action, mystery, and cool." (London Times).

  • "Adventure, fighting, backstabbing, and love abound." (VOYA).

Product Details

Max
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $8.99 US/$10.99 CAN
  • Pages: 352
  • Physical Dimensions: 5-3/16" x 7-5/8"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316002905
  • On Sale Date: 09/15/2009
Max