Accelerated Reader Programme
|Title||Max: Maximum Ride 5|
|Author||by James Patterson|
|Series||Maximum Ride (part: 5)|
|Publication Date||9 April 2009|
|Number of Pages||336|
|Interest Age||Children / Young Adults (11-17)|
|NBS Text||General & Literary Fiction|
Premier's Reading Challenge Level: 9-10 (VIC)
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Adventure / Thriller
Has all the characteristics of his work ... pace, action, mystery and cool
JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. His books have sold in excess of 385 million copies worldwide. He is the author of some of the most popular series of the past two decades - the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club, Detective Michael Bennett and Private novels - and he has written many other number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers.James is passionate about encouraging children to read. Inspired by his own son who was a reluctant reader, he also writes a range of books for young readers including the Middle School, I Funny, Treasure Hunters, Dog Diaries and Max Einstein series. James has donated millions in grants to independent bookshops and has been the most borrowed author of adult fiction in UK libraries for the past eleven years in a row. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.
Nobody said saving the world would be easy. Until now, Max and the flock have lived a lonely existence: hunted down, tortured, and pushed to the fringe of society; always on the run, they have never been able to live a normal life. But things are changing. The flock have finally found acceptance for their extraordinary skills.