In the year 2030, business is flourishing for Psych Science who is able to answer the question of when a life will end. At an early age, individuals are given their D-Cards which have the exact date, time, and reason of their death. The information found on their D-Card determines what job they could obtain, the education they could receive, and would lay down the foundation for their future.

 

On the day after Zooey Rivera's parents' funeral, she is visited by Ryder Wenthouse, a graduate student who helped Zooey's parents in their mysterious research. Following Ryder Wenthouse's lead, Zooey begins a journey that will open her eyes to who her parents really were and answer if a person was more than the number of their D-Card