Ready Player One by Earnest Cline
Ready Player One is a novel that was copyrighted in 2011 by Dark All Day, Inc. It was published in the United States by Broadway Books of the Crown Publishing Group.
Ready Player One is a science fiction novel by Ernest Cline. A film adaptation was released on March 29th, 2018. The book's back cover synopsis reads as follows:
"In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenager Wade Watts really feels alive is when he's jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade's devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within the world's digital confines - puzzles that are based on their creator's obsession with the pop culture of decades past and that promise massive power and fortune to whoever can unlock them.
But when Wade stumbles upon the first clue, he finds himself beset by players willing to kill to take this ultimate prize. The race is on, and if Wade's going to survive, he'll have to win - and confront the real world he's always been so desperate to escape."
Ready Player One was a New York Times bestseller. The book won the Alex Award from the Young Adult Library Services Association in 2012, and it also won the 2012 Prometheus Award. Ready Player One has been translated into 20 different languages. It was also nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's "The Great American Read."
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