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Book four 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!

Before WICKED was formed, before the Glade was built, before Thomas entered the Maze, sun flares hit the earth, killing most of the population.
Mark and Trina were there when it happened. They survived. But now a virus is spreading. A virus that fills humans with murderous rage.
They’re convinced that there’s a way to save those who are left—if they can stay alive. Because in this new, devastated world, every life has a price. And to some you’re worth more dead than alive.
The end is only the beginning.

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

“[A] nail-biting must-read.”

“Breathless, cinematic action.” —Publishers Weekly

Heart pounding to the very last moment.” —Kirkus Reviews

Exclamation-worthy.” —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, Starred

Take a deep breath before you start any James Dashner book.” —Deseret News

Published on September 3, 2015 by Chicken House Ltd
ISBN-10: 1910655139
ISBN-13: 9781910655139
29 Book Reviews
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  • crazyreal
    crazyrealWednesday, September 9, 2015 at 1:52 pm55 stars
    nice book
    • crazyreal
      crazyrealWednesday, September 9, 2015 at 1:50 pm55 stars
      cool beans
      • dragonslay
        dragonslayMonday, June 8, 2015 at 8:11 am
        oh my gosh IT was WAS AWESOME ya but still i like the first one a tad more
        • boompow123
          boompow123Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 9:10 pm
          I read the first 3 but I have not read this one
          • reading707
            reading707Friday, May 1, 2015 at 6:45 am
   book I have ever read...THANK YOU JAMES DASHER!
            • potator43
              potator43Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 10:15 am
              • boompow123
                boompow123Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 9:09 pm
                I don't think there will be a kill order movie
              • bobsayshi
                bobsayshiTuesday, March 3, 2015 at 10:42 am55 stars
                Awesome prequel!
                • whalesareboss
                  whalesarebossMonday, February 23, 2015 at 12:59 pm55 stars
                  I love the maze runner movie and the books and if you have not seen/read them yet I recomend them.
                  • blue_swan
                    blue_swanSaturday, February 21, 2015 at 4:32 pm
                    i read the first one and have all the rest but i think that this book looks really good and need to get to reading it
                    • mags
                      magsSaturday, February 21, 2015 at 3:41 pm55 stars
                      Oh my gosh! This book was so good, although not as good as the rest. I loved the ending right after the epilogue, it is so cool how Deedee is Teresa. It makes you see a whole nother side of her!