The Price of Paradise
Everybody thought fracking was just another way of getting resources out of the ground. But everybody forgot that we don’t really know what’s down there.
In a world on fire, humans live in hives. Ignorant of everything that goes on outside their hive, only a few have a chance of relocating and seeing something outside of what they’re born to care for until they die.
At age twenty, they’re tested. At age twenty, they know their future. Those chosen few are sent off to another hive to ensure genetic diversity in breeding programs.
At least that’s the future they’ve been told awaits them.
But the world isn’t just on fire. It’s been conquered. The twenty-year-old men and women believing they’re going to go help humanity repopulate are in for a nasty surprise.