Willful machines

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Pub. Date:
2015.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG+ - BL: 5 - AR Pts: 12
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 700L
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In this action-packed, high-octane debut, the closeted son of an ultra-conservative president must keep a budding romance secret from his father while protecting himself from a sentient computer program that's terrorizing the United States--and has zeroed in on him as its next target. In the near future, scientists create what may be a new form of life: an artificial human named Charlotte. All goes well until Charlotte escapes, transfers her consciousness to the Internet, and begins terrorizing the American public. Charlotte's attacks have everyone on high alert--everyone except Lee Fisher, the closeted son of the US president. Lee has other things to worry about, like keeping his Secret Service detail from finding out about his crush on Nico, the eccentric, Shakespeare-obsessed new boy at school. And keeping Nico from finding out about his recent suicide attempt. And keeping himself from freaking out about all his secrets. But when attacks start happening at his school, Lee realizes he's Charlotte's next target. Even worse, Nico may be part of Charlotte's plan too. As Lee races to save himself, uncover Charlotte's plan, and figure out if he can trust Nico, he comes to a whole new understanding of what it means to be alive...and what makes life worth living.
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ISBN:
9781481432771
148143277
9781481432795
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5, 12 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 700L
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display_description In a near-future America, a sentient computer program named Charlotte has turned terrorist, but Lee Fisher, the closeted son of an ultraconservative President, is more concerned with keeping his Secret Service detail from finding out about his developing romance with Nico, the new guy at school, but when the spider-like robots that roam the school halls begin acting even stranger than usual, Lee realizes he is Charlotte's next target.
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subject_facet Computer programs -- Fiction, Gays -- Fiction, Presidents -- Family -- Fiction, Science fiction, American, Terrorism -- Fiction
title_display Willful machines
title_full Willful Machines, Willful machines / Tim Floreen
title_short Willful machines
title_sub
topic_facet Computer programs, Family, Gays, Presidents, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Science fiction, American, Terrorism, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature