June 5, 2012, 12:45 pm
As he did in his New York Times-bestselling Robopocalypse, Daniel Wilson masterfully envisions a frightening near-future world in his new thriller, Amped
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Daniel dropped by our studios to talk about the new book, robotics, and the forthcoming Stephen Spielberg Dreamwork's adaptation of ROBOPOCALYPSE. Listen below. You'll be pleased to find out who is doing the screen adaptation.
People are implanted with a device that makes them capable of superhuman feats, but soon a set of laws is passed that restricts the rights of these "amplified" humans. On the day that the first law is passed, 29-year-old Owen Gray joins their ranks and is forced to flee, desperate to reach an outpost in Oklahoma where it is rumored a group of the most enhanced "amps" may be about to change the world.