James Dashner

All About the Author

James Dashner has earned praise from readers and critics for his intricate plots and sympathetic characters who are challenged by extraordinary situations in fantastical surroundings. This volume reveals Dashner's story: His birth in Austell, Georgia, his days as an accounting student at Brigham Young University, and his creation of the Jimmy Fincher saga, The 13th Reality series, and The Maze Runner, among other YA fantasy novels. The book describes Dashner's writing technique and his advice to aspiring young authors. Sidebars focus on his writing process. For easy reference, there are fact sheets on his life, works, and critical reviews, as well as a timeline.

Library Bound Book List: $39.10 / S&L: $29.35
eBook List: $39.10 / S&L: $29.35

Reading Level: 7

Interest Level: 7-12+

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-4777-1763-9
Author : Philip Wolny
Copyright : 2014
Language : English
Category : Biographies
Pages : 112
Trim : 6" x 9"
Dewey : B
Dewey(two) : 813
Subject : Biographies
Binding : Library
BISAC : JNF029010
Author Biography • Web Sites • For Further Information Section • List of Organizations • Further Reading • Bibliography • Sidebars • Fact Sheets • Timelines • Index • Glossary