James Dashner was born and raised in Georgia but now lives and writes in the Rocky Mountains. He is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Maze Runner series: The Maze Runner, The Scorch Trials, The Death Cure, and The Kill Order. (via Web)

Author Profile

Full Name: James Smith Dashner
Birth Date: November 26, 1972
Birthplace: Austell, Georgia, United States
Years active: 2003-present
Genre: Fantasy, science fiction, children’s literature

Interesting Facts

  • James resides in the Rocky Mountains along with his family where they enjoy reading, watching (great) TV shows and movies, snow skiing, and writing.
  • Fixed in a futuristic universe, a young hacker is determined by creating mass destruction.
  • The Mortality Doctrine which kicks off with The Eye of Minds is James’ newest series.
  • The book series of Maze Runner has been successful with its movie adaptations.

Featured Books

Notable Characters Created

+ Thomas

+ Newt

+ Teresa Agnes