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The Angel Experiment ( Maximum Ride) (Paperback) by James Patterson

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Dimensions (Overall): 7.6 Inches (H) x 5 Inches (W) x 1.3 Inches (D)

Weight: .75 Pounds

Suggested Age: 13-19 Years

Number of Pages: 422

Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres

Sub-Genre: Science Fiction + Fantasy + Magic

Series Title: Maximum Ride

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Jimmy Patterson

Author: James Patterson

Language: English

Street Date: April 1, 2007
TCIN: 11832707
UPC: 9780316067959
Item Number (DPCI): 059-13-0186
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported

Description



About the Book



From Death Valley, California, to the bowels of the New York City subway system, 14-year-old Max leads her feisty "family" on a journey of action, adventure, and soul-seeking in this #1 "New York Times" bestselling series debut.



Book Synopsis



Max soars above the world . . . but in James Patterson's thrilling adventure, fantasy can come crashing down to reveal the nightmares of the Angel Experiment.
Maximum Ride and her flock -- Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman and Angel -- are just like ordinary kids, only they have wings and can fly. It may seem like a dream come true to some, but their lives can morph into a living nightmare at any time.
Angel, the youngest member of the flock, is kidnapped and taken back to the School where she and the others were experimented on by a crew of whack jobs. Her friends brave a journey to blazing hot Death Valley, CA, to save Angel, but soon enough, they find themselves in yet another nightmare: fighting off the half-human, half-wolf Erasers in New York City. Whether in the treetops of Central Park or in the bowels of the Manhattan subway system, Max and her adopted family take the ride of their lives.
Along the way, Max discovers that her purpose is save the world. But can she?



Review Quotes



Praise for The Angel Experiment*#1 NYT bestseller
*Publishers Weekly bestseller
*An ALA Quick Pick for Young Adults
*An ALA/VOYa Teens' Top Ten Pick
*A VOYA Review Editor's Choice

Nonstop action carries this page-turner brilliantly from start to finish.--Kirkus

Book of the week.--London Times

Ready-made for a movie script.--The Toronto Sun

Think wings, big wings.--Chicago Tribune


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
A VOYA Review Editor's Choice
A New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age Selection
A Book Sense Summer 2007 Children's Pick
A KLIATT Editors' Choice
A Children's Choice Book Awards Author of the Year for MAX



About The Author



James Patterson has had more New York Times bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records. Since his first novel won the Edgar Award in 1977 James Patterson's books have sold more than 300 million copies. He is the author of the Alex Cross novels, the most popular detective series of the past twenty-five years, including Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.
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Estimated ship dimensions: 7.75 inches length x 5.25 inches width x 1.25 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.8 pounds
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