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The Resource Warcross, (electronic resource)

Warcross, (electronic resource)

Label
Warcross
Title
Warcross
Statement of responsibility
Marie Lu
Title variation
War cross
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Marie Lu?when a game called Warcross takes the world by storm, one girl hacks her way into its dangerous depths. 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 all
Member of
Summary
After hacking into the Warcross Championships' opening game to track illegal betting, bounty hunter Emika Chen is asked by the game's creator to go undercover to investigate a security problem, and she uncovers a sinister plot
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2018.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2018.
  • Best STEM Books, 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10570574
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lu, Marie
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.L96768
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Warcross
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Internet games
  • Computer crimes
  • Bounty hunters
  • Hackers
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Warcross, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ()
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399547980
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
02A9F0EB-0C9B-4078-9BA5-24FEC3979558
System control number
(OCoLC)1001989689
Label
Warcross, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ()
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399547980
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
02A9F0EB-0C9B-4078-9BA5-24FEC3979558
System control number
(OCoLC)1001989689
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