Innocents

      Lena August
Innocents

In a dystopian society, prisons have been replaced by islands, each corresponding to a different crime. After 17 year old Brie Vanguard was framed for a crime she didn't commit, she is sent to the islands, a ruling she takes as a guaranteed death sentence. With the help of a mysterious boy, Brie must fight for her freedom and find a way to survive against all odds.By the year 2171, climate change has devastated the former United States, now the Northern American Alliance. Prisons have been replaced by the Islands: Addicts, Dealers, Crazies, Thieves, Murderers, The Violents, and Innocents, each island devoted to a different crime.Ever since 17 year old Innocents resident Brie Vanguard could remember, she has been training to become a Murderers Guard. But after a drastic turn of events, she finds herself sentenced to one of the islands, a ruling she takes as a guaranteed death sentence. With the help of a mysterious boy, Brie must fight for her freedom and find a way to survive against all odds. But with danger lurking around every corner, Brie soon learns that only the strong survive. Innocents is a terrifying look at a post apocalyptic world that will keep you up late into the night thinking “what if”.
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