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Maximum Ride #3: Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports (edition 2008)

by James Patterson

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Title:Maximum Ride #3: Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports
Authors:James Patterson
Info:Little, Brown and Company (2008), Edition: REP REI, Paperback, 432 pages
Collections:Wishlist, Read but unowned

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Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports by James Patterson




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In this book, it starts off right where the second one (School's Out Forever) Max and er flock, try to save the world, as it says in the title. Max is on her way to the "School" to stop the the "School" from blowing up half of the world, to get rid of poor, weak, and sick people, Max and her flock run into some resistance, which is expected, when you are trying to attack one of the largest companies in the world. ( )
  ryba14 | Jun 8, 2014 |
Loved it! ( )
  weisser4 | Jun 3, 2014 |
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Maximum Ride: Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports is the third book in the Maximum Ride series by James Patterson. It was released in the UK and the US on May 29, 2007. The series is set in the near future, and centers around the 'flock', a group of human-avian hybrids on the run from the scientists who created them. Read more - Shopping-Enabled Wikipedia on Amazon

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The end is near . . . or is it? So reads the tagline of Book 3 of the Maximum Ride series, suggesting that Patterson's best-selling series for YAs may expand beyond the trilogy originally planned—news that will be greeted enthusiastically by fans of its 14-year-old heroine. Slated for extermination by their scientist creators, rebel-mutant Max and other members of her flock, all of whom possess bird DNA and functioning wings, are on the lam again, their mission to save the world from a eugenics plot. Affection for the dauntless characters and misadventures that build on universal yearnings about sprouting wings and taking flight will hold readers. Mattson, Jennifer ( )
  Hans.Michel | Sep 13, 2013 |
Audiobook. Cute series. Definitely meant for a younger audience, but I enjoy listening to the books. The production is well done with great voice acting and sound effects. The story itself is entertaining as well. I will continue to the series. ( )
  Barb_H | Apr 1, 2013 |
We all have flaws, we were not made to be perfect we were made to make mistakes and learn from them. This allows us to teach others and enlighten them with our knowledge and experiences, it a big part of our lives. But what if someone wanted to take that away and get rid of anyone with flaws, Maximum Ride and her flock are about to find out.
Maximum Ride in Saving the world and other extreme sports by James Patterson is a the leader of a group of hybrid kids with a tortuous upbringing. They thought they escaped the wrath of the scientists but once again they came back with more tricks up their sleeves. They traveled the world the past six months they made some mistakes and some memorable moments but now they are questioning whether it was real. They find out about the impending apocalypse that will be caused by the scientists that made them the way they are. And they find out a secret that could tear the flock apart.
When I picked up this book I already knew it was going to be great. This is the third book in the Maximum Ride series and this series does not disappoint. It is different than most fantasy books. It has the the magical element that is caused by science, it has the romance that most teens crave, but deep down it also has life lessons that we all can learn from.
  br13vike | Dec 6, 2012 |
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In this book Max and Fang split up having the most terrible fights. But then Max and her tony flock gets caught. She for help from Fang, but he's half way across the globe will he make it in time in order to save the world from destruction?
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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?

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The time has come for Max, Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman, and Angel to face their ultimate enemy and, despite many obstacles, try to save the world from a sinister plan to re-engineer a select population into a scientifically superior master race.

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