Privileged Syd and and his proxy, Knox, are thrown together to overthrow the system.
Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Poverty; Homosexuality; impoverished community; gay; gay teenager
Middle Eastern / White
mother and father
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2014 Science Fiction; Booklist Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2014; Booklist Top 10 Quick Picks, 2014; Rainbow List, 2014 Teen Fiction; YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2014 Fiction; YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2016 Post-Apocalyptic: It's the End of the World As We Know It; Young Adults' Choices, 2014; Cybils Awards, 2013, Nominee, Young Adult (Speculative Fiction)
social classes; punishment; friendship; perpetual debt; crime; running away
London, Alex, "Proxy" (2013). DIVerse Families. 1500.