Escaping the Maze was only the beginning. The world thought it had seen the worst after sun flares struck Earth's surface and millions of people were killed. But then an unstoppable illness ravaged the bodies and minds of the survivors. Simply known as the Flare, the disease seemed unstoppable until a cure was discovered, but that relief came at a human cost. Now it's up to Thomas, Teresa, and the others, who will discover that while they may have escaped the Maze, they've entered into an experiment more terrifying than anything they could imagine. Do they have what it takes to survive in a post-Flare world, against the violent Cranks that have begun to take over humanity, only to learn that the Glade may not be the only Maze W.C.K.D. was running? Featuring an introduction from Dashner himself, this collection of short stories reveals the hidden histories of readers' favorite Gladers, including Aris, Ava Paige, and Mary Cooper.