Nightmare: A Novel of the Silent Empire by Steven Harper
Approx. 118,800 words.
Published on December 29, 2009 by
Book View Cafe.
In the future, Dreamers known as "Silent" are able to look into other people's dreams and communicate with other Silent across the galaxy.
Hijacked into slavery, Kendi Weaver has resigned himself to a life of servitude. Then the discovery of his innate Silence changes everything. He is rescued and taken to the planet Bellerophon--where a brutal Silent killer has chosen Kendi for his next victim.