Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Waiting on Wednesday - Warcross by Marie Lu

My Waiting on Wednesday this week is Warcross by Marie Lu! I am excited for this one because of the world it is set in and the main character, a bounty hunter and hacker. I have read Marie Lu's past works such as The Young Elites and The Rose Society (I have yet to conjure up the courage to read The Midnight Star because I don't want this series to end) and I absolutely loved the characters and premise of the trilogy. 

Warcross releases September 12! Checkout more information below or on goodreads


Summary:
For the millions who log in every day, Warcross isn’t just a game—it’s a way of life. The obsession started ten years ago and its fan base now spans the globe, some eager to escape from reality and others hoping to make a profit. Struggling to make ends meet, teenage hacker Emika Chen works as a bounty hunter, tracking down players who bet on the game illegally. But the bounty hunting world is a competitive one, and survival has not been easy. Needing to make some quick cash, Emika takes a risk and hacks into the opening game of the international Warcross Championships—only to accidentally glitch herself into the action and become an overnight sensation.

Convinced she’s going to be arrested, Emika is shocked when instead she gets a call from the game’s creator, the elusive young billionaire Hideo Tanaka, with an irresistible offer. He needs a spy on the inside of this year’s tournament in order to uncover a security problem . . . and he wants Emika for the job. With no time to lose, Emika’s whisked off to Tokyo and thrust into a world of fame and fortune that she’s only dreamed of. But soon her investigation uncovers a sinister plot, with major consequences for the entire Warcross empire.

In this sci-fi thriller, #1 New York Times bestselling author Marie Lu conjures an immersive, exhilarating world where choosing who to trust may be the biggest gamble of a

2 comments:

  1. I've not heard of this one before but it definitely sounds unique! I'll have to add this one to my TBR! Great pick <3

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