Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Genre: Young Adult, Dystopia, Science Fiction
Released: 16th August 2016
Publisher: Crown Publishing
My Rating: 4 of 5 stars
In the year 2044, 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.
Man this was some book. This is one of those that you either really hate or really love and I’m kinda shocked to say that I loved it. You’ll understand why in a bit 😉. Continue reading “Book Review: Ready Player One”