Roc, Feb 2004, 6.99, 416 pp.
It is the twenty fourth century and obviously Earth is nothing like we know it. It is made up of five city–states (Hawaiir is succeeding) and our once great country is a shell of its former self. Ten years ago, aliens from another galaxy launched Alien Weapons Platforms (AWPs) that released nanogens sixteen and seventeen on an unsuspecting populace. Number sixteen affected the children changing thei...