Nanowhere...it's a love story with all the usual elements: rogue soldiers, computer hacking, tyranny, cryptography, hit-men with an affinity for rolled adhesives, rebellious skateboarders, and sentient billion-node self-organizing nanotech ghosts.
Here's a clip of Cory Doctorow's kind words on Boing Boing in May of 2006. Hard to believe that was four years ago!
Chris Howard has released a young adult sf thriller called "Nanowhere" ... along with a bunch of supplementary materials that purports to be the lab notes and publications of one of the book's characters. I just read the first couple pages and they're interesting and well-written ...
Download and read the entire book with illustrations and "collateral material"--journal articles on artificial consciousness and "how to create a new order of being" all in one doc:
NANOWHERE (PDF 2MB)