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Books are like truth serum-- if you don't read, you can't figure out what's real. The only real treasure is in your head. Memories are better than diamonds and nobody can steal them from you. I believe that we have the ability to change our lives using our imaginations. Imagination is a muscle—the more you use it, the stronger it gets.
Set in a cyberpunk dystopia , its protagonist and narrator is a teenage boy named Spaz who suffers from epilepsy. The Urb is plagued by poverty, thieves, gang warfare, and the use of mindprobes. Mindprobes are analogous to hard drugs and enable users to temporarily escape their harsh lives through images like movies being played in their heads. Genetically improved people, called "proovs," A play on "improved" live in a city called Eden , with a beautiful society, food and water. Eden is separated from the Urb by the "Forbidden Zone," a deadly and dangerous minefield. The Urb is split up into sections called "latches". Each latch is controlled by a gang.