Flyboy works at the local neighborhood dollar sto to make money so he can take care of his son. He applies to a college called Dow South Players University and gets accepted. Flyboy already has a degree in street smarts; now he is about to get his PhD in street smarts.
A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on opportunities as the rampant violence, decay, and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy all they have built.
Set in a post-apocalyptic world, young Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they're all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow "runners" for a shot at escape.