-They thought the end came in a flash.
Before Wicked was formed, before the Glade was built, before Thomas entered the Maze, sun flares hit the earth, killing most of the population.
-The worst is yet to come.
Mark and Trina were there when it happened. They survived. But now a virus is spreading. A virus that fills humans with murderous rage.
-There is no cure. No escape.
They're convinced that there's a way to save those who are left-if they can stay alive. Because in this new, devastated world, every life has a price. And to some you're worth more dead than alive.
-The end is only the beginning.