1: Nancy Farmer was born in Phoenix,Arizona in 1941. She got her degree from Reed College in 1963. She worked for the Peace Corps in Africa for 3 years.
2: The story takes place in a country called Opium
3: it is a country between Mexico and the U.S.
4: Its leader is a drug lord named El Patron
5: his clone is matt
6: He is kept in prison by Rosa
7: Maria is his best friend
8: Mr. Macgregor is another drug lord
9: His son is Tom
10: Matt's mom is Celia
11: His bodyguard is Tam LIn
12: the bone yard is where the keepers keep the bones of dead whales
13: Matt has to escape from El Patron and the keepers
14: Matt has to go to the wedding
15: Matt feels alone | because hes a clone
17: Matt tries to poison Maria's dog Furball
19: Matt and Jonas are alike because they are different from everyone else. They are different because people respect Jonas for it and people look down on Matt for it.