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Technology makes them superhuman. But mere mortals want them kept in their place. The New York Times bestselling author of Robopocalypse creates a stunning, near-future world where technology and humanity clash in surprising ways. The result? The perfect summer blockbuster.

As he did in Robopocalypse, Daniel Wilson masterfully envisions a frightening near-future world. In Amped, people are implanted with a device that makes them capable of superhuman feats. The powerful… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

Amped is a powerful novel, at times its quite sobering and it really draws you in right from the start, with some genuinely dramatic and emotive scenes, a thoughtful thriller that manages to hit all the right notes.

Amped wants to be a hero’s saga or a piece of trenchant political science fiction about how we mistreat those who are different. But at its most entertaining, it’s a tale of regular people realizing they have superpowers, thanks to the doohickeys in their heads.

Kirkus Reviews : Amped (May 16, 2012)

Provocative, with strong action sequences, but weak in character development and plotting.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (June 05, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 2.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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