Kimberly is the mother of two awesome kids, wife of the nicest man in the world, and her dog's best friend. She works by day and writes middle grade and young adult science fiction and fantasy novels in her spare time. She lives with her family in the beautiful Sonoran Desert.
Avene was sent to prison at thirteen for a crime she didn't commit. Now sixteen, she has a chance to win her freedom back—if she enters the Headhunters Race. To win, Avene must navigate 150 miles of wilderness, a desert, and cannibal territory. But when Avene is tested with one deadly conflict after another, she realizes there is more at stake than winning her freedom—first she has to survive.