Author(s): James Patterson
Max, Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gazzy and Angel, six extraordinary kids who can fly, are back for another wild adventure as they try to save the world ...and themselves. The Uber-Director who created them is planning a worldwide auction of the children to the highest bidder he sees this as his chance to become a billionaire. But first his mutant army must track them down and capture them, which won't be easy. While in hiding from their predators, all six of them wake one evening having heard voices in their heads, they are being told they have an important mission - to save the world from global warming. Their task takes them to the South Pole but as ever, danger is never far away.
James Patterson is one of the world's favourite storytellers with more than 120 million books in print in forty languages, making him one of the top-selling writers of all time. The winged characters in the Maximum Ride series were inspired by his bestselling adult novels When the Wind Blows (of which more than four million copies are in print) and The Lake House. He is also the author of the top two detective series of the past decade, the Women's Murder Club and the Alex Cross novels, and he has written many other No. 1 bestsellers. Maximum Ride is his first young adult series. He lives in Florida.