With their country on the brink of a new existence, June, now back in the good graces of the Republic, works within the governments elite circles as a Princeps-Elect while Day has been assigned a high-level military position. Then, just when a peace treaty is imminent, a plague outbreak causes panic in the Colonies, and war threatens the Republic’s border cities. June is the only one who knows the secret to her country’s defense, but saving the lives of thousands will mean asking the one she loves to give up everything he has.
Elector Primo is dead. With his son Anden in control, the Republic edges closer to chaos. Now joining the Patriots might be June and Day’s only option. But choosing sides comes at a cost … If the Patriots are to trust them, June and Day must assassinate the new Elector.
Yet the more June and Day discover about the revolution, the more suspicious they become. What if the new Elector is nothing like his father? What if he’s their chance for a new beginning?
From different worlds, June and Day have no reason to cross paths … Until June’s brother is murdered, and Day becomes the prime suspect. In a shocking turn of events, the two uncover what has really brought them together, and the sinister lengths to which their country will go to keep its secrets.