Wildcard: Warcross, Book 2

Book review by Michael Berry, Common Sense Media
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age 13+

Emika steers cyberpunk thriller duology to exciting finish.

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age 14+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 14+

A decent, satisfying conclusion.

3.5 Stars CONTENT NOTES - There is some language like in the first book, a little violence and one "fade-to-black" sex scene. Nothing very noteworthy IMO. REVIEW - Wildcard ended up being nothing like I expected. I wouldn't go so far as to say that I'm disappointed (cuz I am happy with it) but I was expecting a little more. I had this idea in my mind of where I thought the story was going to go after the ending of Warcross. I think that any "disappointment" that I feel is mostly due to the fact that she took things in a different direction than I imagined. There was a new element of sci-fi added to the story this time around. Which was fun! And I loved the questions of morality that are brought to the surface throughout the ways this technology is created/used. I think this book could be a great jumping off point for some powerful discussions. All in all I feel content with where things left off and ready for a new story.

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For kids who love science fiction and thrillers

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