A gripping science fiction adventure from Australia's master of speculative fiction.
Kate Sampson arrives home to find her parents have been murdered by security forces, her house destroyed and her brother is missing.
Suddenly Kate is a fugitive, running from the security forces who will stop at nothing to meet the threat of the mysterious Outsiders. But nobody can escape security and Kate is captured and taken to a camp where terrified children are interrogated to find Talents those with extraordinary gifts far beyond human abilities. Kate finds herself trapped in a hell hole. A place where failure means death and success a living nightmare