FC: J.D | JAMES DASHNER By:Sam M. Hr. 5&8
1: facts | He was born in Georgia Raised in Austell He as born on November 26,1972
2: He has 5 brothers and sisters He got along with them They didn't travel much
3: He was raised as a mormon he had strict parents, but they weren't to strict
4: He attended Duluth High School He went to Brigham Young University in Utah He studied accounting and regrets it
5: He lives in the Rocky Mountains He has 4 children He is married to Lynette Anderson
6: He is a full time writer When he isn't writing he is a movie reviewer His fantasy job is to be a movie director
7: He like to read, watch movies, and good t.v. shows His favorite movie is Lord of the Rings H is favorite t.v. show is Lost
8: He won the Whitney Award The Maze Runner was influenced by the Enders Game and the Lord of Files
9: He is afraid of snakes He admires Bono He over uses the words awesome and cool
10: His favorite music artist is led zeppelin He wishes he could play guitar His favorite songs are Kashmire led zeppelin, Epiphany by Staind, Death and All His friends by Coldplay, Comfortably Numb by Pink Floyd, and black by Pearl Jam
11: He would eat pizza for the rest of his life if he could His pet peeve is when people display road rage If he could be anything or anyone he would be a bird
12: if he could meet any historical character and ask them 1 question he would meet jack the ripper and ask him what his real name is. His favorite villain is Severus Snape ( i don't count him as a villain) He thinks his major flaw is eating a lot of junk foood
13: His motto is: never give up, be good to others, and laugh a lot He likes to snow ski He reads what ever he can get his hands on
14: His Books: The Maze Runner, The Scorch Trails, The Death Cure, The Kill Order, 13th Reality, Eyes of Minds, A Mutiny in Time, The Tower of Air, The Iron Empire, The Journal of Curious Letters
15: the maze runner: there is a kid who wakes up in an elevator with no memory his past other than the fact his names is Thomas. when the elevator doors open he is pulled into a huge glade by a bunch of teenage boys who also have no memories besides what they should be called they all share a strange vocabulary and the same mysterious fate. Thomas gradually discovers that the glade is run by two boys Alby and Newt, who maintain order by enforcing strict rules and keeping all oh the boys busy harvesting food and stuff like that,. this is important because outside the glade is the maze, a terrifying unknown place with high walls covered in ivy that houses strange, lethal creatures known as grievers. so the boys are stuck trying to stay alive as well as "solving" the maze by running through it as fast as they can while tracking movements of the walls and trying to find an exit.
16: then, a day after Thomas's arrival, a girl is delivered through the elevator into the Glade. the boys are stunned, confused, worried and a little excited. however, unlike each of the boys, she shows up mumbling strange prophetic words and then lapses into a coma. to make matters worse her arrival worse, her arrival triggers everything in the Glade to change: the sun disappears, the deliveries of supplies stop coming, and the doors stay open at night which allows the Grievers to pick kids off one-by-one. Thomas has a brilliant idea, and figures out that maybe the walls of the Maze aren't moving, but maybe their movements are actually a code. so they do an arts 'n' crafts project and discovers that the Cliff that they all thought was just a cliff turns out to be where the Grievers are coming from. if they can come and go through a weird black hole over the edge of a cliff, then maybe so can the boys.the girl, Teresa, wakes up and tells Thomas that they knew each other before they were put into the Glade and by the way,they can communicate telepathically.
17: In an act of desperation to get his memory back , Thomas gets himself stung by Griever and discovers...
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