So a boy is riding around on his bike, trying to get to his dad, who's in the hospital in a faraway city. The same boy, Adam Farmer, is sitting in some kind of interrogation room in a mental hospital, trying to remember his life before the hospital.I Am the Cheese
is an emotional Mind Screw
novel about Adam Farmer, who is afraid of everything, has to take medication, lives in an asylum,
and is in love with a girl named Amy. Also, the story is set three years after his parents died. He never rode a bike to his dad's hospital. He couldn't have; he never left his own.
I Am the Cheese provides examples of: