The story is set in the year 2157 and now they only have e-books, the virtual books. So, books in the format of print on paper are extinct . Tommy finds an old book and showed it to Margie
what is the book about ?
Look Margie , i found an old book .
Margie hated school as The mechanical teacher had been giving her test after test in geography and she had been doing worse and worse until her mother had shaken her head sorrowfully and sent for the County Inspector.
the book id about school in olden times .
why is there a book on school ? i hate school .
They were surprised when they read about schools in olden times .
Because it’s not our kind of school, stupid. This is the old kind of school that they had hundreds and hundreds of years ago.