The Eye Of Minds (the Mortality Doctrine, Book One)

Hardcover | October 8, 2013

byJames Dashner

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The world is virtual, but the danger is real in the next series from MAZE RUNNER author James Dashner.
 
    The VirtNet offers total mind and body immersion, and the more hacking skills you have, the more fun it is. Why bother following the rules when it’s so easy to break them? But some rules were made for a reason. Some technology is too dangerous to fool with. And one gamer has been doing exactly that, with murderous results.
     The government knows that to catch a hacker, you need a hacker. And they’ve been watching Michael. If he accepts their challenge, Michael will need to go off the VirtNet grid, to the back alleys and corners of the system human eyes have never seen—and it’s possible that the line between game and reality will be blurred forever.
   The author who brought you the #1 New York Times bestselling MAZE RUNNER series and two #1 movies—The Maze Runner and The Scorch Trials—now brings you The Eye of Minds, the first book in THE MORTALITY DOCTRINE series, an edge-of-your-seat adventure that takes you into a world of hyperadvanced technology, cyber terrorists, and gaming beyond your wildest dreams . . . and your worst nightmares.
 
“Dashner takes full advantage of the Matrix-esque potential for asking ‘what is real.’” —io9.com
 
“Set in a world taken over by virtual reality gaming, the series perfectly capture[s] Dashner’s hallmarks for inventiveness, teen dialogue and an ability to add twists and turns like no other author.” —MTV.com
 
“A brilliant, visceral, gamified mash-up of The Matrix and Inception, guaranteed to thrill even the non-gaming crowd.” —Christian Science Monitor

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The world is virtual, but the danger is real in the next series from MAZE RUNNER author James Dashner.      The VirtNet offers total mind and body immersion, and the more hacking skills you have, the more fun it is. Why bother following the rules when it’s so easy to break them? But some rules were made for a reason. Some technology i...

James Dashner is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Maze Runner series: The Maze Runner, The Scorch Trials, The Death Cure, The Kill Order and The Fever Code, as well as the bestselling Mortality Doctrine series: The Eye of Minds, The Rule of Thoughts, and The Game of Lives. Dashner was born and raised in Georgia, but no...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 8.81 × 5.88 × 1.13 inPublished:October 8, 2013Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0385741391

ISBN - 13:9780385741392

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Mystery On Every Page. I thought it was a great book! There was so many great mysteries around every corner. Every time I would pick up the book, I wouldn't want to put it down because of the cliff hangers at the end of every Chapter. Overall, in my opinion it was an amazing book.
Date published: 2015-08-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really great book!! Another great book by james dashner!! This book is very interesting and is full of futuristic technology and lots of cliff hangers :)
Date published: 2014-12-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good book Read this after reading the maze runner series. Good writing.
Date published: 2014-11-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The eyes of minds Amazing book, the way the author draws you into the book to the point where you can not put it down. All the way until the last page the book is excellent.
Date published: 2014-06-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Wow. Wow. If you liked thee maze runner series you'll like this, my only criticism is that it can get a bit slow at some points. But hold on, you'll love it in the end.
Date published: 2014-02-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Must Read! I bought this a few days ago and I have already soared through this amazing book. The way James Dashner writes is very descriptive and gives you a better understanding of the Virtnet and other locations he travels you to in this amazing book. If you liked the Maze Runner, I am sure you will love The Eye of Minds. Great plot twists. I can't wait to read the sequel! 
Date published: 2013-12-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Such a great book. The eye of minds was such a great book. It had me captured from the first page, all the way to the last page. I can not wait until the second comes out!! Loved it!
Date published: 2013-10-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The Ending Makes it Worth It! As I got closer to the end of this book I started to think that this would be the only book in the series I would read. It was good but not so good that I wanted read a second one. Then came the final chapter of the book and now I can't wait until the next one comes out. So hang in there. The ending makes it worth it.
Date published: 2013-10-16

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Praise for the Mortality Doctrine Series:“Dashner takes full advantage of the Matrix-esque potential for asking ‘what is real.’” —io9.com   “Set in a world taken over by virtual reality gaming, the series perfectly capture[s] Dashner’s hallmarks for inventiveness, teen dialogue and an ability to add twists and turns like no other author.” —MTV.com   “A brilliant, visceral, gamified mash-up of The Matrix and Inception, guaranteed to thrill even the non-gaming crowd.” —Christian Science Monitor "An exhilarating adventure story with touches of Anthony Horowitz’s Alex Rider books and Orson Scott Card’s Ender’s Game."-Booklist.com “More realistic and addictive than any video game—The Eye of Minds sucked me in from the very first page. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo meets The Matrix in a vividly rendered world of gamers, hackers, and cyber-terrorists. I can’t wait to read the next book in the series!”—Kami Garcia, #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of Beautiful Creatures and author of Unbreakable   "Dashner's descriptions are screenplay-ready...This book will satisfy the author’s fans...[and readers] in search of an adrenaline rush."-School Library Journal“A gripping page-turner, Dashner’s latest is sure to please.”—BookPage   “Full of action [and] a rather surprising twist that will leave you flipping pages.”—fanboynation.com “High on concept, this is an intriguing read for the digital generation.”—Kirkus Reviews"Dashner once again creates a dystopian world in which nothing is what it seems."-VOYA A Junior Library Guild SelectionA YALSA Teens Top Ten Pick