The Lord of Opium Setting

Nancy Farmer
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Ajo, Opium

Opium is Matt's drug empire, a thin strip of land between the United States and Aztlan (the former Mexico), that is surrounded by other drug empires. Ajo is the city in which Matt was raised, the city where El Patron's hacienda is located. The hacienda is surrounded by opium fields and is Matt's main place of residence.

Paradise, Opium

Paradise is a city located in the mountains of Opium. It is a few hours away from Ajo by hovercraft flight. Paradise is the location of a very important hospital, at one time the most famous and advanced in the region. In Paradise, all of the region's drug lords have their clones stored, and they visit for organ transplants. Beautiful gardens dot the landscape, as well as natural wildlife. Paradise is also where the Observatory is located, as well as a fountain dedicated to El Patron's childhood that...

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