|In this first book of a new fantasy trilogy, Corki and Pippa barely remember their lives before Grassland. Now they toil as diggers for their masked taskmasters, the Spears. But change is coming, and it may bring with it the opportunity for the children to escape their lives of slavery.|
From the Publisher:
Six young friends, tortured by the Spears and forced to work as slaves in the harsh fields of Grassland, vow to escape to find the freedom that was stolen from them long ago, and their opportunity arises when Outsiders come and wage war against the Spears. 10,000 first printing.