Fluxton - Book Three
What could be better that living in Fluxton, the Capital of the great society built on the ruins of the Carbon Nation, populated with citizens whose only goal is to maintain the Trintico Corporate Society, filled with beautiful houses of radiant crystal? That's what Shevi and Jackson think when they arrive. Their unlikely entry into the shareholder citizenry of Fluxton reveals another means by which the Social Machine of Trintico has run amok. While Shevi tries to fit in and find a place in the strange reality of the Capital, Jackson revolutionizes the racing machines that squander the power the walkers of I Town produce.
Here Timothy Koch tests the bond of his young pair with the strain of consumerism gone wild. Can they go along with a society that starves its children to give them a better chance at success? If they manage collapse the structure that supports the Social Machine, they will bring all of Trintico to a disastrous heap.