The setting in the book are in his brothers appartment (louis) James school.the mood i see in this book is how they stuggle in life.they have been short on money for the longest time.louis is selling drugs to get more money and help his family while james goes to school.
James is the younger brother and his personality is shy and scared of things. He is tall and scronny.Louis is the older brother and he is more active and is not afraid of anything .his personality is strong and bold, he is pretty tall and has good looks.
When brother Louis introduces the drugs he sells to his clients to his younger brother James. James starts to sell drugs like his brother throughout the story. At some point they get caught and get into big trouble