Wow i really liked this book. What a wonderful concept of new beings in an amazing story.
"The First" are the First people on earth before humans evolved and imitated them. The First hold powers over nature.
Violet is a half "first" and is a loner, she doesn't mix with people and hardly talks, but holds powers like no other.
Cassie is known for her mega mouth, in the fact that she doesn't stop talking. She hangs in a group of frinds at School, her Dad is in Afghanistan and her mum is busy with her toddler of a sister!
During a Volley Ball match, Cassie see's something from Violet that she can't explain. Confronting Violet, she asks how she did her "thing". Violet agrees to tell Cassie, if she stays the night!
After a night with Violet, Cassie learns much about the first and is asked to accompany Violet to see her grandfather for the first time on his orchard.
Putting friendships to the test, Cassie and Violet form a bond, trust and loyal friendship.
At the Orchard, Cassie and Violet learn a lot and make new aquaintences, but also learn that her Grandfathers intentions for Violet are not sincere and put's humans and firsts alike in danger.
Can they save people, find love and save the world? Read this amazing book to find out.
(reviewed 3 days after purchase)