Rena feels like a prisoner, oppressed by the Overlord's laws, bound by household rules, captive to herself. When her emotions spike, the earth trembles. She restrains her power until her best friend is kidnapped. Nevan, a long-time crush, joins the rescue mission into volatile lands where Rena's control slips. She must decide what boundaries she's willing to breach and what regrets she can bear. More
"With whisperings of Divergent and The HungerGames, Edge of Truth is anexcellent young adult read." -Amazon Reviewer
Citizens who report to work on time, obey theOverlord's laws, and stay off the Synbot's radar, live long lives. Long, dull,monotonous lives.
It's not a bad plan for sixteen-year-old Rena Moonwhose emotions trigger earthquakes. In a society pitted against her, shestrives for a life beyond working herself to death in the factory and risksselling forbidden relics at Market. The decision leads to herbest friend's kidnapping.
Driven by loyalty, Rena and Nevan Jelani, a soulfulcomposer and the secret love of her life, plot to rescue her friend and reclaimRena's salvage. Still, the thought lingers whether Nevan is a true hero oranother thief waiting for his chance at her loot. Events spin wildly, deepeningRena's suspicions and pushing her limit of control. With more than her chancefor freedom at stake, she must decide if she's willing to kill to protectwhat's precious to her.
For once, the Overlord isn’t holding all the power, but can Rena live with being reduced to what she’s struggling so hard to escape?