After a brutal encounter, Ava awakes to a new life of heightened senses and supernatural speed. But she isn’t like other werewolves, and her special qualities put her–and her new family–in unimaginable danger. Her very existence threatens a precarious balance–one that can only be set right by her death.
In the twenty-second century, humankind is nearing population overload and mandatory gel masks provided by the World Government make it possible to breathe the toxic Earth air. With genetic manipulation clinics offering longer life to some and termination clinics that are available to all, only virtual escapes make life on Earth tolerable for the rich and educated few. But the discovery of a new planet promises both rich and poor equal opportunity for a better life.