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Max

A Maximum Ride Novel
By James Patterson (Electronic Book, 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? 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? This soaring new adventure takes Maximum Ride and the Flock into terrifying new territory--fans, hold your breath!

James Patterson is the author of the Maximum Ride, Witch & Wizard, and Confessions novels, as well as Homeroom Diaries. His blockbusters for adults--in addition to his many books for younger readers, such as the Middle School series--have sold more than 300 million copies worldwide. He lives in Florida.
  • Recipient of the Colorado Blue Spruce Book Award

  • Raves for the MAXIMUM RIDE series:
    #1 New York Times Bestseller
    Publishers Weekly Bestseller
    An ALA Quick Pick for Young Adults
    An ALA/VOYA "Teens' Top Ten" Pick
    VOYA Review Editor's Choice
    A New York Public Library "Books for the Teen Age" Selection
    A Book Sense Summer 2007 Children's Pick
    KLIATT Editors' Choice
    A Children's Choice Book Awards Author of the Year for MAX   

    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 and Company
  • Price: $7.99 US/$7.99 CAN
  • ISBN-13: 9780316040747
  • On Sale Date: 03/16/2009
Max