Author: Marie Lu
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publication Date: 20th September 2018
Summary: Emika Chen barely made it out of the Warcross Championships alive. Now that she knows the truth behind Hideo’s new NeuroLink algorithm, she can no longer trust the one person she’s always looked up to, who she once thought was on her side.
Determined to put a stop to Hideo’s grim plans, Emika and the Phoenix Riders band together, only to find a new threat lurking on the neon-lit streets of Tokyo. Someone’s put a bounty on Emika’s head, and her sole chance for survival lies with Zero and the Blackcoats, his ruthless crew. But Emika soon learns that Zero isn’t all that he seems–and his protection comes at a price.
Caught in a web of betrayal, with the future of free will at risk, just how far will Emika go to take down the man she loves?
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Hello dear Alice, have you been reading a book that you thought you’ll love but everybody is not saying the same? Moreover, it seems like you’re in the minority who’re saying that the book is not as good as the hype gave it. I believe that this book is one of them. Oh, before I begin, do allow me to apologize for missing for so long. I have been so immersed in the travel that I was doing on June and a bit exhausted afterwards. Well, without further ado, let’s start this, shall we? Ready Player One!
Title: Ready Player One
Author: Ernest Cline
Publisher: Crown Publisher
Summary: In the year 2045, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he’s jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade’s devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world’s digital confines, puzzles that are based on their creator’s obsession with the pop culture of decades past and that promise massive power and fortune to whoever can unlock them. When Wade stumbles upon the first clue, he finds himself beset by players willing to kill to take this ultimate prize. The race is on, and if Wade’s going to survive, he’ll have to win—and confront the real world he’s always been so desperate to escape.
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