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The 13th Reality
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Author James Dashner
Genre Young Adult, Science Fiction
Release Date 2008 - 2012


Publisher Shadow Mountain
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The 13th Reality is a fantasy book series by James Dashner. The first book in the series, The Journal of Curious Letters, was published in early 2008 by Shadow Mountain Publishing. The second book was released on May 1, 2009 and was titled The Hunt for Dark Infinity. Book three, titled The Blade of Shattered Hope, was released on April 6, 2010. The fourth installment in the series was titled The Void of Mist and Thunder was and was released on July 10, 2012. The 13th Reality series contains a total of four novels.


  1. The Journal of Curious Letters (2008)
  2. The Hunt for Dark Infinity (2009)
  3. The Blade of Shattered Hope (2010)
  4. The Void of Mist and Thunder (2012)


What if every time you made a choice that had a significant consequence, a new, alternate reality was created — the life that would've been had you made the other choice? What if those new realities were in danger? What if it fell to you to save all the realities?

A boy named Atticus "'Tick'" Higginbottom is a normal 13-year-old until he gets a letter from Alaska, signed 'M.G.' Tick learns that something deadly is about to happen and could result in the destruction of reality itself. Tick then follows clues and solves riddles in more letters, soon meeting new friends and journeying into other realities- alternate worlds that are created every time a choice is made. Not knowing what dangers lie ahead Tick and his friends take on a journey that could be life-threatening.

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