Everyone tells 14-year-old Jordan Fontaine t to worry about the summer camp that isn't really a summer camp, t to worry about the survival statistics she's been calculating since elementary school, or about the quickly averted eyes and frowning mouths of her peers when she tells them her Liaison is coming to visit she and her brothers. She does t dare to tell anyone that her pulse quickens when she looks at the beautiful Liason. But the Liaison, whose role is to supply their inhuman masters with bodies, is being manipulated by ather. And Jordan will be drawn into a dangerous coup that she in unaware of, This is a world where women are bred like cattle, ensuring the continuation of the human race-or, as they are kwn to the malevolent Over, sustenance. Perhaps some children need to be seen and heard.