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.
Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Disability and Health; Single parent; Gay/Lesbian; Mental illness; single father; gay; gay teenager; depression; suicidal thoughts and/or tendencies
dystopian; coming out; government; robots; Shakespeare; artificial intelligence; love; boarding school; President; politics; terrorism
Floreen, Tim, "Willful Machines" (2015). Diverse Families. 1496.