To get one deadbeat, fully unqualified slacker into the most prestigious school in the country.
Eric Roth -- the good guy, the voice of reason.
Max Kim -- the player who made the bet in the first place.
Schwartz -- the kid genius already on the inside...of Harvard, that is.
Lexi -- the beauty-queen valedictorian who insists on getting in the game.
Use only the most undetectable schemes and techno-brilliant skills. Don't break the Hacker's Code. Don't get distracted. Don't get caught. Take down someone who deserves it.
A lot higher than they think.
They've got the players, the plot, and soon -- the prize.
It's go time.
- Simon Pulse |
- 336 pages |
- ISBN 9781416936336 |
- September 2007 |
- Grades 9 and up
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Behind the Book
Skinned by Robin Wasserman
When I entered the history of science PhD program at UCLA a few years ago, I figured I'd study the history of physics, since that's what I'd been doing as a Harvard undergrad. But in my first semester, my soon-to-be-advisor offered a seminar cryptically titled "Automata" and — the sci-fi addict in me wondering if we'd just be sitting around reading Asimov and watching Bladerunner — I signed up. We skipped Asimov in favor of Aristotle a