Four contestants: Emma, Glen, Myles, and Zackary.
Skills: Using a cross bow, killing, close combat, and evasion.
The day has finally come that a drawing is made for the next contestants to compete in the death run. They have all trained hard for this day, but only one will leave with their life. This race is meant for the strong, and only the strong will survive. Either way, at the end of the race, all contestants will be free whether it is in death or through the Forge Facility’s open doors
Magic is unclean. Witches are unclean. Wizards are unclean. Beasts are unclean.
All must be exterminated to cleanse the world of impurity….
That was what we were taught, and for a long time, that was what we believed. Even with the magic coursing through our veins.
But now we had questions.
Now we were second guessing ourselves.
What was right, what was wrong, and what was true?
Her master made sure that she knew what she was. Even after his death…
It had been three months since Crystal and Alveya were saved from the Krystal Tooths, and even though they were saved, Alveya still felt locked in a cage. After being rejected her entire life, she didn’t know how to be a part of a family, and worst of all, she was losing control of her beast.
Dive into Alveya’s mind and experience her point of view as the darkness begins to swallow her whole. Will she be able to hold on or completely lose herself?
Content Advisory: The following book contains vivid depictions of violence. Reader discretion is advised.
Running. Were we really back to this again? The wind was blowing through my hair, my heart was pounding against my chest, and I felt my legs moving, but it still didn't seem real. Not even the cut on my forehead bleeding into my left eye could convince me. It’s been over a year since we had to escape from the hunters…since they broke our family apart, and now we're running again...