What would you do if you lived in a world where every time you stepped outside, your life was in danger? What if violent storms and weather pounded down 365 days a year, every year? What would you do if you were ranked in society by the color of a shard of glass in your wrist, which you had no control over? For 17 year old Alba, all these things are reality. She has never liked her world, but once she finds out her rank in society, her reality starts to get a whole lot bigger. Join Alba in her mission to understand the unknown as she journeys to dangerous undiscovered places, and is forced to leave some of the most important people in her life behind.