Wildcard: Warcross #2 by Marie Lu – Publication date of September 2018
Emika Chen barely made it out of the Warcross Championships alive. Now that she knows the truth behind Hideo’s new NeuroLink algorithm, she can no longer trust the one person she’s always looked up to, who she once thought was on her side.
Determined to put a stop to Hideo’s grim plans, Emika and the Phoenix Riders band together, only to find a new threat lurking on the neon-lit streets of Tokyo. Someone’s put a bounty on Emika’s head, and her sole chance for survival lies with Zero and the Blackcoats, his ruthless crew. But Emika soon learns that Zero isn’t all that he seems–and his protection comes at a price.
Caught in a web of betrayal, with the future of free will at risk, just how far will Emika go to take down the man she loves?
About the author: Marie Lu is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Young Elites series, as well as the blockbuster bestselling Legend series. She graduated from the University of Southern California and jumped into the video game industry as an artist. Now a full-time writer, she spends her spare time reading, drawing, playing games, and getting stuck in traffic. She lives in Los Angeles with her illustrator/author husband, Primo Gallanosa, and their dogs.
My Review: Wildcard is the second book in the Warcross book series by Marie Lu and is a young adult science fiction novel. I could not wait to slip back into the Warcross series and was eager to start reading Wildcard. The series continues with more twists and turns making me turn the pages as fast as possible trying to find out what was going to happen next. I did not want to put this one down. I had to know how it was going to end. I was blown away by the slow reveals and captivating storyline. I do not want to give too much away. If you are a fan of young adult science fiction, you need to read this intriguing series. ** I received a complimentary copy in exchange for my honest and unbiased review. This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.**