How far would you go to control your fate—especially when you’re not given a choice?After watching her father die, Seventeen-year-old Runa Cophem can’t become a Cremator—she just can’t. It doesn’t matter what the aptitudes of the Helix say. They’re dead wrong. Instead, she braves the inhospitable world outside the safety of the one place she’s called home, only to be attacked by an invisible creature and left for dead.After being saved by a stranger, Runa realizes naivety is an understatement for how prepared she was. Not only was she incredibly sheltered—but she’s been hunted by a madman since before she was ever born. She’s special and all of Pendomus needs her. But how can she save the world when she can’t even save herself?Tested by the fates, Runa must embrace the challenges handed to her—or perish along with Pendomus.Pendomus is the first book in the Pendomus Chronicles. To unravel the whole mystery behind the series, be sure to check out Polarities (Book 2 of the Pendomus Chronicles) and Revolutions (Book 3 of the Pendomus Chronicles)—now available for preorder!Find out why people are calling it a visual treat for the mind: science fiction mixed with fantasy and semi-dystopian undertones—with just a hint of romance.Buy Pendomus now to see where Runa’s journey on becoming the Daughter of Five begins!