Tunde: Fourteen-year-old engineering genius. Racing against time to save his Nigerian village from a ruthless warlord.
Painted Wolf: Mysterious sixteen-year-old activist blogger and strategist from China. Determined to rescue her father from corrupt plans of India's youngest CEO and visionary.
Rex: Sixteen-year-old Mexican-American programmer and hacker. Falsely accused of stealing billions of government secrets.
The con: Trick a vicious warlord. Infiltrate a mastermind's organization. Protect their families. Save the world.
Get ready to run!
Leopoldo Gout, author of Genius, is a writer, artist, and filmmaker who hails from Mexico. After studying in London, Gout produced the award-winning film Days of Grace, which A. O. Scott of the New York Times called "potent and vigorous." He is the executive producer of the number one show of summer 2017, sci-fi drama Zoo on CBS and is partnered with James Patterson Entertainment to produce Maximum Ride. Leopoldo Gout resides in New York City with his wife and two children.