Gripping action from start to finish in this tightly told futuristic story about a world in which the power of a game reaches far off the screen and into real life. After the virus has wiped out all the adults, Scott lives on the street along with all the other orphans scavenging for food. His only pleasure comes from Virtual Kombat, a martial arts computer game that holds the whole country in thrall. But, when Scott gets picked as a tester for the game, he finds himself in a world where fantasy and reality are scarily fused. To view others click here.
Young Samurai meets The Matrix. Scott is selected as a games tester by Vince Power, creator of Virtual Kombat, the most realistic martial-arts video game ever invented. But when friend and rival Kate fails to return from the Virtual Arena, Scott begins to wonder if it's more than just a game...This is a thrilling adventure from Chris Bradford, creator of the bestselling Young Samurai Series .
|Publication date:||6th May 2010|
|Publisher:||Puffin Books an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd|
|Suitable for:||11+ readers, 13+ readers|
Chris Bradford is a best selling and multi-award-winning children’s author. He is professionally trained in a variety of martial arts, including samurai swordmanship, and has earned his black belt in Kyo Shin Tai- jutsu. Chris’s books, including the best selling Young Samurai and Bodyguard series, have been published in over 25 languages and have earned him more than 30 book awards and nominations, including the Brilliant Book Award and the Carnegie Medal. He lives in East Sussex. Read more about the author here.More About Chris Bradford