When life has stripped you of everything, how hard will you fight to get it back? Adelaide Taylor’s life is anything but ideal. After losing her parents to the new, tyrannical government, she’s forced to live in an orphanage for women under twenty-five. While she toils away six days a week at a thankless job, the government systematically destroys the country. Elections are abolished. Borders are closed. The death penalty is reinstated for anyone who dares defy the new world order. All anyone can do is hope they survive. But Adelaide needs more than hope. She needs a way out. When new trials are introduced, she jumps at the chance to win a second chance at life. Should she win, she will regain some semblance of normality. But success won’t come easily, and failure will mean death. Will she escape this brutal life or has her fate already been sealed? Find out in this adrenaline-rushing sci-fi dystopian novel!