It’s safe inside . . .
But not for her.
Outside, drought, fire and storms ravage a destroyed and dangerous Earth.
Inside, young Lilith and the other Keepers enjoy food, safety, and resources.
Devoted to the Watcher, the Keepers of District Forty-Seven re-terra the Earth and protect the mysterious labyrinth known as the foreboding. On the eve of her eighteenth birthday, Lilith prepares to undertake the deadly trials that will make her an ordained Keeper.
But sometimes . . . she just wants to flee to the outside.
The security of the compound is not all it seems. And the Senior Keeper named Hunter continues to make sinister advances toward Lilith.
When a handsome outsider named Jonah saves her life, will Lilith choose to risk everything and repay the outsider who saved her?
Will she grant his impossible request?
And will she discover the dark secret kept deep inside the foreboding?