Sixteen years after a deadly virus wiped out most of Earth’s population, the world is a perilous place. Eighteen-year-old Eve has never been beyond the heavily guarded perimeter of her school, where she and two hundred other orphaned girls have been promised a future as the teachers and artists of the New America. But the night before graduation, Eve learns the shocking truth about her school’s real purpose—and the horrifying fate that awaits her.Fleeing the only home she’s ever known, Eve sets off on a long, treacherous journey, searching for a place she can survive. Along the way she encounters Arden, her former rival from school, and Caleb, a rough, rebellious boy living in the wild. Separated from men her whole life, Eve has been taught to fear them, but Caleb slowly wins her trust . . . and her heart. He promises to protect her, but when soldiers begin hunting them, Eve must choose between true love and her life.In this epic new series, Anna Carey imagines a future that is both beautiful and terrifying. Readers will revel in Eve’s timeless story of forbidden love and extraordinary adventure.”
Eve is in the top of her class. She will soon be graduating and going on to learn her trade so that she can move to the City of Sand and work for the king, preferably as a painter. But she soon finds that the future that she has worked so hard for is nonexistent. Instead they’re using the graduates to repopulate the New America, which the majority of its population was wiped out by a plague. Her only hope is the escape the school. But outside of the school walls are wild animals, gangs, and worst of all men. Men are only after one thing and they will manipulate or just flat out take it.
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Anna Carey grew up in New York and studied Creative Writing at NYU. She eventually got her Master’s Degree in Fiction from Brooklyn College. She is the author of the Sloane series and Eve trilogy. To learn more about Anna Carey and her work visit http://www.annacareybooks.com/.