'Brilliant and addictive . . . Think of The Hunger Games with vampires' Richelle Mead, author of the bestselling Vampire Academy series Against all odds, 17-year-old Gene has survived in a world where humans have been eaten to near extinction by the general population.
Gene is a human, and he knows the rules. Keep the truth a secret. It's the only way to stay alive in a world of night. Every decade there is a government sponsored hunt.
When Gene is selected to be one of the combatants he must learn the art of the hunt - but also elude his fellow competitors as suspicions about his true nature grow... "Chilling and inventive" - Becca Fitzpatrick, author of the NYT bestselling series Hush, Hush "Razor-sharp prose, a genius plot, and a searing pace" - Alyson Noe l, author of the NYT bestselling series The Immortals "Grabs you by the throat and doesn't let go... terrifying and sublime" - Andrea Cremer, author of The Inventor's Secret series His need to survive is stronger than ever - but is it worth the cost of his humanity?