By Rachel Cohn
Elysia's goal is to serve the population of Demesne, an island paradise for the wealthiest humans in the world. every little thing approximately Demesne is bioengineered for perfection. Even the air induces an odd, euphoric excessive, which basically the island's workers-soulless clones like Elysia-are proof against.
At first, Elysia's lifestyles 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 discover that underneath the island's ideal external, there's an undercurrent of discontent between Demesne's employee clones. She is familiar with she is soulless and can't suppose and shouldn't care-so why are overpowering sensations clouding Elysia's brain?
If someone discovers that Elysia is not the unfeeling clone she needs to faux to be, she is going to undergo a destiny too bad to visualize. while her one likelihood at happiness is ripped away with breathtaking cruelty, feelings she's regularly had yet by no means understood are unleashed. As rage, terror, and hope threaten to weigh down 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.