Alessandra spent the first twelve years of her life living in China, Singapore, Thailand and Perth before returning back to Sydney, Australia. When she isn't writing or day dreaming up stories, Alessandra likes to explore the outdoors whenever possible, usually with a trusty pooch by her side.
The year is 2088. A virus has killed countless people and the world swelters in a relentless heat wave. In a small, isolated compound in Australia, Olivia Taylor volunteers to search for meat and other humans outside the secure walls of her home. Accompanied by four other teenagers, Olivia sets off ...