James Dashner | About James DashnerBorn in Austell, Georgia on November 26th , James Dashner is the well known author of books for young adult readers as well as writing some adult novels. He originally worked in finance before deciding to turn his hand to writing. Dashner knew he wanted to be a writer very early on. An avid, even obsessive reader, he would read anything that he was able to get hold of from The Lord of the Rings to The Hardy Boys. His inspiration comes from the countless books that he has read the many TV programs and movies that he had seen over the years. The theme of his Young Adult Novels is fantasy and science fiction. This series of novels revolve around the end of human civilization and a loss our a moral compass leading to confusion.
Books by James Dashner
This special movie tie-in edition features an eight-page full-color insert with photos from the film. The Jimmy Fincher Saga, now in a box set. A Door in the Woods Jimmy Fincher never expected that a normal day in the woods would drastically change his life. Deep in the forest, he discovers an old wooden door, setting off a chain of events that explo Michael completed the Path. He barely survived.
James and his siblings got a long but since there were so many of them, their house would be like a crazy jungle. Dashner was raised as a Mormon family.
the girl and the wolf book
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He attended Brigham Young University where he studied accounting but also decided to try his hand at writing, having been an avid reader since childhood. After several attempts, Dashner eventually created the character of Jimmy Fincher. Dashner would expand his story into an outline and eventually produce four books in a series, collectively known as The Jimmy Fincher Saga. After repeated rejections from publishers, Dashner's manuscript was well received by Cedar Fort and his writing career began to take form. After completion of the four books in the Fincher series, Dashner began another planned trilogy: The Maze Runner. Like the previous saga, this series would again focus on a young boy in a perilous situation.