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Max Ride and her five friends grew up in a science lab/prison called the School. They were created as an experiment, one where they ended up only 98 per cent human. The other 2 per cent is bird. When the children manage to escape, the scientists must make sure that no one finds out about them
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Book Level: 4.6
Interest Level: MY
Quiz Number: 209045
'The first in a series from adult-thriller writer Patterson has all the characteristics of his work for grown-ups: pace, action, mystery and cool... sharp and punchy with plenty of jokes and shocks. And it proves that girls can be tough, too.'||'This skilled and compulsive tale is so involved about kids being brave against the odds' The Sunday Times, 3/7/05||'MAXIMUM RIDE is a fast-paced, action-packed fantasy adventure that children will love' Age, Melbourne 4/6/05||'Patterson knows where our deepest fears are buried... There's no stopping his imagination.'
New York Times Book Review||'Nonstop action carries this page-turner breathlessly from start to finish... Speed, suspense, excitement' Kirkus Reviews||'[MAXIMUM RIDE has] enough action to draw in the most hesitant reader' The Australian||'Nonstop action carries this page-turner breathlessly from start to finish... Speed, suspense, excitement' Kirkus Reviews||'MAXIMUM RIDE is a fast-paced, action-packed fantasy adventure that children will love' Age, Melbourne 4/6/05||'This skilled and compulsive tale is so involved about kids being brave against the odds' The Sunday Times, 3/7/05||'[Patterson] delivers an action-packed cross between Gertrude Chandler Warner's Boxcar Children and Marvel Comics' X-Men' Booklist||'A fast-moving, thrill-a-minutes, neo future adventure that pits good against evil in a most significant way... It's imaginative, it's exciting, it's touching - but it's also damn scary considering what some scientists are up to already.'||'The characters are so well written that you'll really root for them. It's edge of your seat, thrilling stuff.' 5 Stars.