Michael Vey: Prisoner of Cell 25

by Richard Paul Evans


Michael Vey seemed like just a small town teenager with Tourette's syndrome who didn't have many friends. What they didn't know was that Michael Vey was very special along with his best friend and love, Taylor Ridley. These kids, along with 13 others, had extraordinary electric powers that made them unique among their basic peers. During the course of this remarkable book, Taylor, Michael, Ostin, and a few other prisoners attempt to break free from the antagonist, The Elgen Academy who try to kidnap all of the electro children, and use their powers for evil. Throughout this action-packed novel, the three best friends become closer than they would imagine in an attempt to save innocent people's lives.

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What the people think

"My kind of book-- fast, funny, and strange. Once Michael's astounding powers are revealed, the shocks keep coming chapter after chapter."

- R.L. Stine, #1 bestselling author of Goosebumps

"Michael Vey is one of the most original thrillers I've come across in years. It's rare that a book can appeal to a young adult just as much as their parents-but Evans has pulled it off."

- Vince Flynn, #1 New York Times bestselling author

"Michael Vey is fantastic. I simply couldn't put it down. I believe Michael Vey is every bit as good as Twilight or Harry Potter."

- Glenn Beck, #1 bestselling author, media personality

Richard Paul Evans

Richard Paul Evans is the number one New York Times and USA bestselling author of more than twenty five books! Currently, there are more than 20 million copies of his books worldwide. He has won multiple awards such as the American Mothers Book Award, and won two first place Storytelling World Awards. In addition, four of Richard's books have been produced into movies. His Michael Vey series is a number one New York Times bestselling Young Adult series that has won multiple awards. He has written other books including The Christmas Box, Walking on Water, and A Step of Faith.

A few of his books...

"Michael Vey" Trailer a New Novel by Richard Paul Evans & Mercury Ink

"Michael Vey" The Trailer...

This trailer shows only the start of what Michael becomes. The trailer shows that he is an outsider, a diamond in the ruff, and he will strive the save himself and the other electric children from the wicked.
A Great Big World, Christina Aguilera - Say Something

How does this connect?

Say Something- by A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera connect in an emotional part in the book where Michael sees his mom trapped by the Elgen- having earlier been kidnapped. This is the way the Elgen get Michael to carry on with their malicious plans. I feel that this represents Michael's mom wanting Michael to save her but still be safe himself. This is his mom's way of reaching out, struggling to survive in a desperate time in her life.


This is an action-packed novel that gets you hooked the moment you start reading it. When the science-fiction mixes into the novel, the author really makes the story line seem possible. The characters, the bullying, and the parental bond really makes this book relatable. You will never be bored reading this book. It keeps you on the edge of your seat at all times! Not only that but it is suitable for boys and girls. It always keeps you guessing and it is very enjoyable!