The Torturer's Daughter by Zoe Cannon
Series: Internal Defense · The Torturer's Daughter, Book 1.
Approx. 68,550 words.
Published on October 21, 2012.
Becca has never questioned what she's learned in Citizenship class: dissidents want to tear the country apart, and people like her mother are the only thing keeping them at bay. Until her mother executes Becca's best friend's parents as dissidents, and Becca learns a secret that changes everything...