By Beth Revis
Book 1 within the New York Times bestselling trilogy, ideal for lovers of Battlestar Gallactica and Prometheus!
WHAT DOES IT TAKE to outlive ABOARD A SPACESHIP FUELED through LIES?
Amy is a cryogenically frozen passenger aboard the spaceship Godspeed. She has left her boyfriend, friends--and planet--behind to affix her mom and dad as a member of venture Ark send. Amy and her mom and dad think they are going to wake on a brand new planet, Centauri-Earth, 300 years sooner or later. yet fifty years prior to Godspeed's scheduled touchdown, cryo chamber forty two is mysteriously unplugged, and Amy is violently woken from her frozen slumber.
anyone attempted to homicide her.
Now, Amy is stuck within an enclosed global the place not anything makes sense. Godspeed's 2,312 passengers have forfeited all regulate to Eldest, a tyrannical and scary chief. And Elder, Eldest's rebellious teenage inheritor, is either occupied with Amy and wanting to realize even if he has what it takes to lead.
Amy desperately desires to belief Elder. yet should still she positioned her religion in a boy who hasn't ever obvious lifestyles outdoors the ship's chilly steel partitions? All Amy is aware is that she and Elder needs to race to release Godspeed's hidden secrets and techniques earlier than whoever woke her attempts to kill again.
"Entirely unique, deeply compelling, and completely unputdownable--I've chanced on a brand new favorite!" --Carrie Ryan, New York Times bestselling writer of The woodland of palms and Teeth
"A homicide secret, a budding romance, and a dystopian international gracefully built-in right into a sci-fi novel that blows away all expectation." --Melissa Marr, New York occasions bestselling writer of Wicked Lovely
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Think! Think! I definitely see something moving toward me. A dark shape in the fog—low, limping, searching. I spin a quarter turn to my left—and there’s another disturbance in the mist… or three… or six. This could be the end for sure. Another quarter turn—the portal’s got to be in front of me, or maybe just a bit to the left — There—I can feel something, or… Ooomf. I’m on the ground. On my back. Without my breath. Then I hear fabric tearing. My shirt? My eyes are open, but all I can make out are the terrible shapes, figures made of flesh but also smoke.
Close the courtyard exits. ” Whit grabs a gray hat off a passing businessman and plunks it down on my head. “Tuck your hair in, quick,” he says. I’m doing just that when a policeman spots me. He’s a couple of dozen yards away. Now he’s grabbing for the whistle at the end of a cord around his neck… and he’ll soon have the attention of every soldier in the plaza. Not to mention that of The One, whom I hate to mention. But then a small black figure leaps up and knocks the policeman down flat on his rear.
I can’t find it—there’s just this cold, damp fog everywhere. They’re getting even closer. I can feel their cold and smell their mustiness. Think! Think! Think! I definitely see something moving toward me. A dark shape in the fog—low, limping, searching. I spin a quarter turn to my left—and there’s another disturbance in the mist… or three… or six. This could be the end for sure. Another quarter turn—the portal’s got to be in front of me, or maybe just a bit to the left — There—I can feel something, or… Ooomf.