Enclave is by Ann Aguirre. The first book in a new series of dystopian fiction called Razorland. The world has been destroyed by a plague. Deuce lives underground in her enclave, she is a "huntress" charged with hunting and protecting the enclave. Her new partner, Fade, is an orphan taken in be the enclave, but not really trusted. When Fade and Deuce attempt to warn the elders that the "Freaks" who inhabit the tunnels have grown smarter and more dangerous they find themselves exiled from the enclave and forced to head "Topsoil" to survive. Deuce discovers that while "Topsoil" is not as she has been led to believe by the elders, it has dangers all its own. Can Deuce and Fade find a place to live "Topsoil" or are they doomed to be killed by the "Freaks" or "gangers"?
Ratings: 8th grade - 8 out of 10 - V (violence) - AC (some mature thematic content).