Bluescreen

Bluescreen

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Los Angeles, 2050. A djinni is a smart device implanted right in a person's head. In a world where virtually everyone is online twenty-four hours a day, this connection plenty of opportunities for someone who knows how to manipulate it. Marisa Carneseca spends her days in Mirador, but she lives on the net, going to school-- or doing things of more questionable legality with her friends Sahara and Anja. It's Anja who first gets her hands on Bluescreen, a virtual drug that plugs right into a person's djinni and delivers a massive, nonchemical, completely safe high. But Mari and her friends soon find themselves in the middle of a conspiracy that is much bigger than they ever suspected.
Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2016]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ♭2016
ISBN: 9780062347879
006234787X
Branch Call Number: YA WELLS
Characteristics: 335 pages ; 22 cm

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Nov 06, 2016

I really enjoyed reading this. I liked the Partials series but I liked this book even more. It's been awhile since I have found such a fun cyber thriller. It makes me realize where our current technology is currently and where it might be leading us. I will be on the lookout for the next book in the series. If you want to compare it to Snow Crash you have to take into account that it was written in 1992, prior to cell phones and even a computer in every home let alone in every room and device.

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