Michael Grant's Bzrk Reloaded Essay

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Have you ever wanted to read a book about nanotechnology? Well neither have I until I read Bzrk Reloaded. This book is the second book in the Bzrk series by Michael Grant. It is an amazing book that talks about a group of people that are trying to save the world from being taken over by nanobots. If you have not guessed already this book would be considered a science fiction.
Michael Grant grew up in a military family and was always on the move. He went ten different schools in five different states and three different schools in France while growing. He loves to travel and his dream is to circumnavigate the world. He currently lives in Marin County, California. He is married to Katherine Applegate and has two kids, (Bzrk).
I think that overall the book was an amazing book. It drew me in the entire time and I could not put it down because of that. If any part started to get boring something insane would happen to make it interesting. For example in one part of the book it starts to get a little bit slow because it just talks about search methods a group of Bzrk members were using. Then suddenly a fake swat team busts into the house and kills everyone inside besides one child who ends killing almost all of the fake swat team. Another example was that a girl was sitting on the beach counting and kept counting for a while. Then suddenly she gets kidnapped and brought aboard a ship that is full of crazy people. Those are just some the things that happen throughout the book that keep interested on every page.
I’d like to know whether not they are going to try and fix Alex cotton, who is Noah’s brother, like they fixed Vincent. Vincent had gone insane because he had lost his biots. Sadie fixes Vincent by erasing the memory of his biots death. I was just curious whether or not they might fix Noah’s brother the same way or are they just going to leave him in the insane asylum. I’d also like to know who exactly is Lear. Lear is the leader of Bzrk, the team that is trying protect the world from being taken over by the Armstrong twins, and that is pretty much all we now about him or her. He or she is an extremely mysterious character in the Bzrk Series.
I’m surprised that they were able to save Vincent in the book because no one has ever been saved after they went insane. In the beginning I thought they were wrong to keep him around because I believed that they were wasting their time. I was not really correct in my opinion though. That is because he ends getting saved from his insanity somewhat. What I mean by that is he aware of his surrounding, but is not really responsive. I believe that he might get better in the next book, but for now he can only control his biots and not really himself that well. This is how he sounded after the procedure. “Vincent was running free. So good to be running free. He was two, a twin, but not identical. Half of him was familiar, the sights, the sensations, the speed, but the other...

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