By Rachel Cohn
Elysia's goal is to serve the population of Demesne, an island paradise for the wealthiest humans in the world. every thing approximately Demesne is bioengineered for perfection. Even the air induces a wierd, euphoric excessive, which basically the island's workers-soulless clones like Elysia-are proof against.
At first, Elysia's existence is idyllic and pampered. yet she quickly sees that Demesne's human citizens, who may still wish for not anything, yearn. yet for what, precisely? She additionally involves detect that underneath the island's perfect external, there's an undercurrent of discontent between Demesne's employee clones. She is familiar with she is soulless and can't consider and shouldn't care-so why are overpowering sensations clouding Elysia's brain?
If a person discovers that Elysia is not the unfeeling clone she needs to faux to be, she's going to undergo a destiny too poor to visualize. while her one probability at happiness is ripped away with breathtaking cruelty, feelings she's consistently had yet by no means understood are unleashed. As rage, terror, and wish threaten to crush her, Elysia needs to locate the desire to outlive.
The first in a dazzlingly unique technological know-how fiction sequence from best-selling writer Rachel Cohn, Beta is a haunting, unforgettable tale of braveness and love in a corrupted world.