Book Analysis: The Maze Runner

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Imagine being trapped, between cold, hard metal walls. Not knowing where you are or why you’re there. The only thing you remember is your name. You’re risen in an elevator type machine to a village, called the glade, ran by people you don’t know. They too don't know where they are or why they're they're but they don’t seem fazed by that idea. Thomas, the protagonist in the novel, The Maze Runner, written by James Dashner, suffered through this experience. But instead of settling like the others he wanted to be free. So he risked his life, going through the maze to find a way out. This novel follows the journey Thomas goes through to find a way out of the maze and to the people who put him there. The novel was released in 2009 and five years…show more content…
Between plot lines, changes like the way the grievers attacked, and the amount of gladers sent up at time definitely had an impact on how the movie played out but found a way to connect it to the novel. Then within the characters, when Alby approaches Thomas in a more calmly way, in the movie, it helps Thomas have the opportunity to make more bold question from the start. Lastly, changes in the settings were also made, for example the outline of the maze. That created a different glade with four opening instead of one and creates a new way to escape. Although these changes were made, the overall outcome of the movie did stay true the original ideas in the movie. Now, imagine being trapped, between cold, hard, metal walls. Not knowing where you are or why you’re there. The only thing you remember is your name. You’re risen in an elevator type machine to a village, called the glade, ran by people you don’t know. They too don't know where they are or why they're they're but they don’t seem fazed by that idea. Thomas, the protagonist in the novel, The Maze Runner, written by James Dashner, suffered through this experience. But between the movie and novel this experience didn’t change and it was still a struggle for him to regain his liberty and find those who put up and maybe others in this
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