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Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports

A Maximum Ride Novel
By James Patterson (Electronic Book, 2007)
In MAXIMUM RIDE: SAVING THE WORLD AND OTHER EXTREME SPORTS, the time has arrived for Max and her winged "Flock" to face their ultimate enemy and discover their original purpose: to defeat the takeover of "Re-evolution", a sinister experiment to re-engineer a select population into a scientifically superior master race...and to terminate the rest. Max, Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman, and Angel have always worked together to defeat the forces working against them--but can they save the world when they are torn apart, living in hiding and captivity, halfway across the globe from one another?

In MAXIMUM RIDE: SAVING THE WORLD AND OTHER EXTREME SPORTS, the time has arrived for Max and her winged "Flock" to face their ultimate enemy and discover their original purpose: to defeat the takeover of "Re-evolution", a sinister experiment to re-engineer a select population into a scientifically superior master race...and to terminate the rest. Max, Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman, and Angel have always worked together to defeat the forces working against them--but can they save the world when they are torn apart, living in hiding and captivity, halfway across the globe from one another?

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.
  • 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

Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $8.99 US/$8.99 CAN
  • ISBN-13: 9780316005463
  • On Sale Date: 05/29/2007
Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports