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James Dashner

Author of The Maze Runner

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The Maze Runner 11,709 copies, 703 reviews
The Scorch Trials 6,506 copies, 277 reviews
The Death Cure 5,104 copies, 208 reviews
The Kill Order 2,940 copies, 73 reviews
The Eye of Minds 1,195 copies, 48 reviews
The Fever Code 963 copies, 26 reviews
A Mutiny in Time 688 copies, 17 reviews
The Journal of Curious Letters 660 copies, 98 reviews
The Rule of Thoughts 474 copies, 10 reviews
The Game of Lives 318 copies, 7 reviews
The Hunt for Dark Infinity 270 copies, 8 reviews
The Blade of Shattered Hope 180 copies, 5 reviews
The Maze Runner Trilogy 155 copies, 1 review
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James Smith Dashner (born November 26, 1972) is an American writer of speculative fiction, primarily series for children or young adults, such as The Maze Runner series and the young adult fantasy series the 13th Reality. His 2008 novel The Journal of Curious Letters, first in the series, was one of the annual Borders Original Voices picks.

James Dashner was born on November 26, 1972 in Austell, Georgia, as one of six children in the family. He was raised a Mormon. At the age of 10, he would type on his parents' typewriter. He graduated from Duluth High School in 1991. He moved from Atlanta, Georgia to Provo, Utah to study at Brigham Young University, where he received a master's degree in accounting. Dashner and his wife, Lynette Anderson, a former student of Brigham Young University, have four children and are now living in Utah.

Dashner is the author of the New York Times bestselling Maze Runner series that includes The Maze Runner, The Scorch Trials, The Death Cure, and The Kill Order. He has also written The Eye of Minds (book one in the Mortality Doctrine series), the 13th Reality series, and two books in The Infinity Ring series: A Mutiny in Time and The Iron Empire.
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