In the September of the year they turn 17 it is compulsory for every student on the border line of adulthood, to go to a mysterious island off the coast of Cobh. Everyone knows about it, yet no one is allowed to talk about it. Once there, they will learn gruelling tasks on how to defend themselves; either through physical fighting, or gain the ability to lucid dream. However, should they step out of line or do the unheard of and fail the end of year test it may result in severe consequences...
It is the year 2056, and Ireland is a very different place.
For Cassie Brady, this is a chance for escape having been living in her parents’ old fashioned ways all her life; now she must venture out into a world she is not familiar with on her own and figure out what kind of a person she really is. With the help of her new friends, and a mysteriously aloof and intriguing boy, can she do just that?
This is a novel, and the first of what will hopefully be a trilogy, though I don't have all the chapters up here. Hope you enjoy :)