All the technology in town starts to malfunction. Then, when Emily and her friends get to school, they realize its something serious. When she gets to school she realizes that all technology is down. So her and her friends Lewis set out to find Emily's dad, who is a local police officer.
The main conflict occurs when the technology in the city becomes sentient and evil. Everything from toys to lawnmowers attack Emily and Lewis. They have to run and escape these attackers throughout the story.
I liked this book very much, it was mysterious and action packed. It kept me on the edge of my seat while reading it. The illustrations in the book added to the eeriness of the book.