By Julianna Baggott
We wish our son lower back.
This woman is evidence that we will be able to prevent all. if you happen to forget about our plea, we'll kill our hostages one at a time.
To be a natural is to be ideal, untouched by way of Detonations that scarred the earth, and sheltered contained in the paradise that's the Dome. yet Partridge escaped to the surface global, the place Wretches fight to outlive amid smoke and ash. Now, on the command of Partridge's father, the Dome is unleashing nightmare after nightmare upon the Wretches with a view to get him back.
At Partridge's facet is a small band of these united opposed to the Dome: Lyda, the warrior; Bradwell, the progressive; El Capitan, the protect; and Pressia, the younger girl whose mysterious earlier ties her to Partridge in methods she by no means may have imagined. some time past a plan used to be hatched which may suggest the earth's final doom. Now simply Partridge and Pressia can set issues right.
To store thousands of blameless lives, Partridge needs to danger his personal via returning to the Dome and dealing with his so much terrifying problem. And Pressia, armed in basic terms with a mysterious Black field containing a collection of cryptic clues, needs to go back and forth to the very ends of the earth, to a spot the place no map can consultant her. in the event that they be triumphant, the realm can be kept. yet should still they fail, humankind can pay a poor fee . . .