Imagine it’s legal to commit one murder in your lifetime⎯if you Register the victim and accomplish the kill within fourteen days. So when Lynell Mize stands in line to Register the man who abused her as a child, she’s shocked to hear a stranger Register her to be killed. Who would anyone waste their one legal murder on her, someone they don't even know? Desperate to survive the next two weeks, she must find out who wants to kill her⎯and why.
Easier said than done as Lynell soon discovers that multiple strangers have used their Registration on her. Along the way, she reunites with her estranged husband who is determined to dig up a past Lynell prefers to keep buried. With only days left to live, Lynell is determined to uncover the truth and survive a destiny, not of her choosing. Everyone she knows could be her killer. Any day could be her last.
We're returning to the world of The Registration with the sequel, The Registration Rewritten, published by CamCat Books coming Fall 2024!
Lynell must face the dark consequences of her actions that put her in charge of the Registration and decide whether to terminate or improve upon the code, as rebellion spreads throughout the nation and the system is challenged from within, threatening not only the sanctity of her newfound bond with Daniel and her daughter, but also her life.