James Dashner Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Famous Books, Net Worth

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James Dashner (James Smith Dashner)

Last Updated: 18 Nov, 2023 | Views: 287

Age: 51

Profession: Writer

Other Profession(s): Journalist, NoveList

Famous For: New York Times bestselling Maze Runner series

Higher Education: Brigham Young University

Net Worth: $78 Million Approx.

James Dashner Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
26 Nov, 1972 (51 Years 06 Months 21 Days)

Birth Country
United States

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James Dashner Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (profile/biography)

James Smith Dashner, a well-known American writer, was born in Georgia in 1972. James is the writer of the #1 New York Times bestselling Mortality Doctrine series and the Maze Runner book series, which includes The Maze Runner, The Kill Order, and The Fever Code. Although originally from Georgia, Dashner currently resides and writes in the Rocky Mountains.

James Dashner Career:

In 2003: Dashner released "A Door in the Woods" as his first novel.

In 2004: The Jimmy Fincher Saga's second and third books were published.

In 2008: Dashner released The Journal of Curious Letters, a children's book that received critical acclaim.

In 2009: Dashner started working on the Maze Runner books. The success of The Maze Runner led to 20th Century Fox acquiring film adaptation rights in late 2010.

In late 2012, The Maze Runner debuted on the New York Times Best Sellers list.
In 2014: Dashner released The Iron Empire. 

In 2021: Dashner published The House of Tongues, an adult horror book. 

James Dashner Controversy:

Anonymous remarks that Dashner had participated in sexual harassment were made on the School Library Journal website. Later, a commenter who identified themselves as one of the accusers claimed they had "made it up."

James Dashner Awards:

In 2008: James Dashner received the Whitney Award for The 13th Reality.

In 2011: James Dashner received ALA Best Fiction for The Maze Runner.

In 2012: James received Young Reader's Choice Award for The Maze Runner.

James Dashner Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 183 cm
In Meters 1.83 m
In feet & Inches 6'0"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 76 Kg
In Pounds 167 lbs

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James Dashner Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
James Dashner

Mother's Name
Linda Dashner

Lynette Anderson

Not Known

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