Stuck in the Game
by Christopher Keene
"A gamer must read." —5 Star Reviewer
"Video Game fans will love this one!"—Reviewer
"When it comes to LitRPGs, this is one of the best!"—Clyde Starr, 5 Star Reviewer
"It is well-written, well-plotted, and I'm straight into book two."mdahs;5 Star Reviewer
"Underlying story has a great twist. Don't want to spoil it, so won't lay it out. Great writing and good characters."—Kiwi Chris, 5 Star Reviewer
After a terrible car accident puts seventeen-year- old Noah Newbolt into a coma, he is hooked up to the innovative Dream Engine—a virtual reality helmet that immerses the player in an online fantasy game. The Dream Engine keeps Noah’s mind alive while doctors frantically work to heal his body, but dying in the game could send Noah back into a coma, forever.
Meanwhile, Noah’s girlfriend, Sue, is suffering injuries from the same car crash, and the doctors grow confused when she seemingly fails to connect to the game. Then Noah encounters a mysterious avatar who suggests the last remnants of Sue’s consciousness are being held prisoner in the most dangerous part of the game.
Noah takes it upon himself to rescue Sue, allying himself with a group of high-level players. But as he rises through the ranks, his high status earns him the ire of top players across the world. Can Noah stay alive—and awake—long enough to save Sue and escape the game?