In this high-flying, adrenaline-fueled thriller, Americas best hope is the elite teen fighter pilots of the United Star Academy. Fly to the last drop of fuel. Fight to the last drop of blood. Showoff, reckless, maverickChase Harcourt, call sign Nyx, isnt one to play it safe. In the year 2048, America is locked in a cold war, and the countrys best hope is the elite teen fighter pilots of the United Star Academy. Chase is one of only two daredevil pilots chosen to fly an experimental Streaker jet. But few know the pain and loneliness of her past. All anyone cares about is that Chase ace the upcoming Streaker trials, proving the prototype jet can knock the enemy out of the sky. But as the world tilts toward war, Chase cracks open a military secret. Theres a third Streaker, whose young hotshot pilot, Tristan, can match her on the ground and in the clouds. And Chase doesnt play well with others. But to save her country, she just may have to put her life in the hands of the competition. Cori McCarthys taut, romantic action-adventure will shoot your pulse straight into overdrive with her brilliantly imagined and frighteningly possible future.