Insignia (Insignia 1.) 2 csillagozás

S. J. Kincaid: Insignia S. J. Kincaid: Insignia

IT'S ​WORLD WAR III.
THE ENEMY IS WINNING.
WHAT IF THE GOVERNMENT'S SECRET WEAPON IS YOU?

More than anything, Tom Raines wants to be important, though his shadowy life is anything but that. For years, Tom’s drifted from casino to casino with his unlucky gambler of a dad, gaming for their survival. Keeping a roof over their heads depends on a careful combination of skill, luck, con artistry, and staying invisible.

Then one day, Tom stops being invisible. Someone’s been watching his virtual-reality prowess, and he’s offered the incredible—a place at the Pentagonal Spire, an elite military academy. There, Tom’s instincts for combat will be put to the test, and if he passes, he’ll become a member of the Intrasolar Forces, helping to lead his country to victory in World War Three. Finally, he’ll be someone important: a superhuman war machine with the tech skills that every virtual-reality warrior dreams of. Life at the Spire holds everything that Tom’s… (tovább)

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 2012

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444 oldal · ISBN: 9780062092991

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Private mental images, Tom repeated, understanding it. Like, uh, daydreams.
Yes.
And other things like that.
Yes, Blackburn said impatiently.
You’re going to see them, Tom repeated.
Yes, Raines, and if you can’t get over that, I’ll end up seeing a lot of them. For both our sakes, embrace immodesty.


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