Seventeen-year-old Aaliss graduated at the top of her class and now protects Eden as a highly trained Guardian. She’s sworn to keep Eden safe, for outside the city, a deadly plague reigns over the world. Once infected with the Red Death, no one lives past their early twenties.
Two years after her son was abducted, Kelsey Harrison rebuilds a new life for herself. She opens a store, makes new friends, and settles into a peaceful existence. At least, that’s what she hopes the world believes. Behind closed doors, Kelsey hunts her enemies, living a life of lies. She hasn’t forgotten, hasn’t forgiven. She searches for answers still.