The Eye of Minds (Mortality Doctrine) (Prebound)
Perfection Learning, 9781627654821, 320pp.
Publication Date: July 22, 2014
Michael is a gamer. And like most gamers, he almost spends more time on the VirtNet than in the actual world. The VirtNet offers total mind and body immersion, and the more hacking skills you have, the more fun. Why bother following the rules when most of them are dumb, anyway?
But some rules were made for a reason. Some technology is too dangerous to fool with. And one gamer has been doing exactly that, with murderous results.
The government knows that to catch a hacker, you need a hacker. And they ve been watching Michael. If he accepts their challenge, Michael will need to go off the VirtNet grid to the back alleys and corners of the system human eyes have never seen and there's the possibility that the line between game and reality will be blurred forever.
Praise for "The Eye of Minds," Book One in the Mortality Doctrine series
More realistic and addictive than any video game "The Eye of Minds "sucked me in from the very first page. "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo "meets "The Matrix" in a vividly rendered world of gamers, hackers, and cyber-terrorists. I can t wait to read the next book in the series Kami Garcia, #1 "New York Times "bestselling coauthor of "Beautiful Creatures" and author of "Unbreakable"
A gripping page-turner, Dashner's latest is sure to please. "BookPage"" "
Full of action and] a rather surprising twist that will leave you flipping pages. fanboynation.com
An adrenaline rush. "School Library Journal"
In typical Dashner style, this is quick and involving, with the main frustration being the wait time until the next book. "Booklist
High on concept, this is an intriguing read for the digital generation. "Kirkus Reviews"
"Dashner once again creates a dystopian world in which nothing is what it seems."-"VOYA"
A Junior Library Guild Selection.