The 5th Wave
The 5th Wave book cover
Publication information
Author Rick Yancey
Genre Science Fiction
Release Date May 7, 2013
Publisher Putnam Juvenile

The 5th Wave (2016)

Website Official website
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The 5th Wave Wikia

The 5th Wave is a trilogy written by Rick Yancey.


  1. The 5th Wave
  2. The Infinite Sea
  3. The Last Star

The 5th Wave blurb

An alien race, known as The Others, have invaded Earth. They are attempting to "cleanse" the planet of humanity, using methods known as "waves." Cassie Sullivan believes she is the only human being left on Earth. Could she be right?

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Film adaptation

The first novel has been adapted into a film under the same title The 5th Wave, released in 2016.

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