Young 13-year-old Skylar and her friends are faced with the toughest political fight of their life: a new law stating children under the age of 21 are to be slaves. When Skylars parents don't agree, they try to do something about it. But, Skylar and her friends have to put their lives on the line to help. They will have to face countless sleepless nights and death of their loved ones in order to win. Can they fight and win? Or simply have to wait until they're 21 to regain their freedom?
Monica Oakes is still growing up in Ramsey, Minnesota with her two cats, one dog, mother, and father. She enjoys doing her writing and gets her best ideas in the shower. She says,"I live life like a story, or a movie, which is how i come up with my ideas." She believes everyone can write a best seller, if they put their mind to it.