The Resource Warcross

Warcross

Label
Warcross
Title
Warcross
Statement of responsibility
Marie Lu
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For the millions who log in every day, Warcross isn't just a game - it's a way of life. Struggling to make ends meet, teenage hacker Emika Chen works as a bounty hunter, tracking down players who bet on the game illegally. 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 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. 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
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lu, Marie
Index
no index present
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
  • Science Fiction
  • Fantasy Fiction
  • Contemporary Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Crime & Thriller
  • Romance
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Warcross
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:PRU_461103
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780241321454
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Warcross
Control code
BORROWBOX:PRU_461103
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780241321454
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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