Title: Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment
Author: James Patterson
# pages: 479 (large print version, the only version my library had on hand ;>))
Date published: 2005
Genre: YA science fiction thriller
Challenge(s): July Book Blowout, What an Animal Reading Challenge
“The funny thing about facing imminent death is that it really snaps everything else into perspective.”
Synopsis: Fourteen-year-old Maximum Ride, better known as Max, knows what it's like to soar above the world. She and all the members of the "Flock"--Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman and Angel--are just like ordinary kids--only they have wings and can fly. It may seem like a dream come true to some, but their lives can morph into a living nightmare at any time--like when Angel, the youngest member of the "Flock," is kidnapped and taken back to the "School" where she and the others were genetically engineered by sinister scientists. Her friends brave a journey to
Random Thoughts: Interesting
Favorite scene: Having worked in NYC and commuted on the subway for several years, I really enjoyed the scenes when the kids were in (and below) the City. For anyone who is wondering, I hear (although I’ve never seen the evidence of) the City below the City really exists.
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