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Young Lame and his village are cut off from the rest of the world. The monsters, who track them by sound and especially by voice, have forced them to communicate by sign language.
But in a world of permanent darkness, resources are in short supply. As Lame accompanies Gris, the village hunter, on an outdoor supply expedition, they are attacked when the young boy inadvertently breaks the silence.
Lame, wracked with guilt, does everything in his power to redeem himself, and makes a discovery that could very well change the fate of the village…