Rush

Rush

Book - 2013
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Rush pulls you headlong into the thrilling, high-stakes world of Eve Silver's teen series The Game, about teens pulled in and out of an alternate reality where battling aliens is more than a game--it's life and death. Eve Silver's teen debut offers science fiction and gaming fans romantic thrills at a breakneck pace. New York Times bestselling author Kelley Armstrong says, "Smart and original, Rush is an action-packed ride with plenty of heart."

Sixteen-year-old Miki Jones's carefully controlled life spirals into chaos after she's run down in the street, left broken and bloody. She wakes up fully healed in a place called the lobby--pulled from her life, pulled through time and space into some kind of game in which she and a team of other teens are sent on missions to eliminate the Drau, terrifying and beautiful alien creatures. There are no practice runs, no training, and no way out. Miki has only the guidance of secretive but maddeningly attractive team leader, Jackson Tate, who says the game is more than that and what Miki and her new teammates do now determines their survival--and the survival of every other person on this planet. She laughs. He doesn't. And then the game takes a deadly and terrifying turn.

Publisher: Katherine Tegen books, 2013
ISBN: 9780062192134
0062192132
Characteristics: 364 p. --

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navy_penguin_93
May 12, 2016

This was an amazing book!! I really loved that Miki was so relatable, because of the traumatic experiences she encounters. And the way she deals with all the confusion she faces with everyday things and also some other things you would not normally encounter leaves me in awe of her.

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blue_dolphin_5530
May 31, 2015

This book is very good

jsinclair_0 Apr 02, 2015

The second book was better.

Vampgirl1880 Dec 18, 2014

Rush left me in awe of wonder and pulls me in some other world where I found myself fighting off different emotions and also the fear of the inside which creates a different scenario for me to left in the deep base of imagination where all the things in Rush get together like the aliens, the people and some humans, and make a new character. Overall, the book was awesome. Can't get myself to put it aside.

lovethanu Dec 01, 2014

This book is quite good. The main character Miki is realatable in so many ways as she been through tragic times in her life and shes very angry about it. Coming from her perspective as a regular person to a sudden stampede like almost of alien wars is humorous but also quite suspenseful. The more you read this book the more it all starts to make sense and i think that's why you cant stop reading because you always want to know the answer.

HalfUponATime Nov 26, 2014

I love this book! It's so addicting, when I first started reading, I couldn't take my eyes off the pages. I always stayed up trying to finish the book. It's so interesting.

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BethW429
Mar 19, 2014

OMG! I love the book! Can't wait for Push! Just happy I got to it before the general public, it will be a smashing hit when it does.

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Futuregohangurl
Aug 17, 2013

an awesome book. i thought i wouldnt like it but it is very well written i must say. i will definitely be reading book 2 when its out. it made me cry at the end wont say why. and it ends at a cliffhanger. gah now i have to wait a year to find out what happened

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steph1068
Jul 28, 2013

Interesting, different story (if you're like me and are getting tired of the typical YA dystopia/vampire/supernatural stories). Just a warning, the ending is a hell of a cliff-hanger. I'll definitely be checking out the next book.

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Futuregohangurl
Aug 17, 2013

Coarse Language: there is a little bit of language. the a word is in it several times

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Futuregohangurl
Aug 17, 2013

Violence: there is violence big time in this book. they are killing aliens and the aliens are trying to kill them

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blue_dolphin_5530
May 31, 2015

Life for Miki Jones is pretty normal. She is in the popular crowd at her high school with many friends. But that all changes when she dies-sort of. She is pulled into the lobby, a place where she gets suited up for battle against the Drau. She meets Jackson Tate, a boy who may be her key to answers about what is going on.

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