About the Book
Book #1 in a trilogy from fantasy author Wayne Thomas Batson explores the concept of dreams and their effects on us.
People are fascinated by dreams, and the Bible has a great deal to say about them. From Jacob s dream of the heavenly stairway in Genesis 28 to angels visiting Joseph during dreams in Matthew 1 to the Apostle John s waking dream from which he obtained the book of Revelation dreams have been powerful ingredients of God s plan as revealed through Scripture.
Fourteen-year-old Archer Keaton discovers he has the ability to enter and explore his dreams. He is adreamtreader, one of three selected from each generation. Their mission: to protect the waking world from the Nightmare Lord, who wreaks chaos in the Dream World. But as Archer s dreams become more dangerous and threatening, so too does his waking life.
Rigby Thames, the new kid from England, builds a suspicious rock star-like following at Dresden High School a little too quickly. Even Archer s best friend and confidant, Kara Windchil, seems taken in by the cool guy with the wild blond hair, which definitely rubs Archer the wrong way. Archer must face two foes in two worlds, but he cannot succeed alone. Archer sets off to find other dreamtreaders in a desperate attempt to defeat the enemy terrorizing his friends and family.
Features & Benefits: New fantasy trilogy from bestselling author Wayne Thomas Batson Batson s previous epic fantasy trilogy, The Door Within, has sold more than 250,000 copies Brings epic fantasy with a biblical base to middle grade readers Epic fantasy is popular in movies and TV shows, and this is a spiritual epic fantasy "
About the Author
Wayne Thomas Batson is an American writer. He has been married to his wife, Mary Lu, for seventeen years and has four children. He currently works as a teacher at Folly Quarter Middle School teaching sixth grade English language arts and is the youngest of four children. His most recent series, “Dreamtreaders” published by Thomas Nelson Inc (2014), is a modern-day paranormal YA adventure dealing
Book one in the Dreamtreaders series, Wayne Thomas Batson has written an enthralling fantasy novel that teens will love. This story is filled with fun and adventure as the well-developed and great characters, including Archer Keaton and the new kid at school, Rigby Thames, travel into the dream world. With many more thrilling characters and an engaging and exciting storyline that will keep readers hooked throughout the entire novel. Readers will not want to put this novel down and will immediately want to pick up the next book in the series to see what will happen next. I would recommend this novel to readers that are ready for a fantasy adventure into the world of dreams.
Genre: fiction; fantasy; Christian; young adult
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers
Publication date: January 1, 2014
Number of pages: 289
Content Rating: PG
Book Rating: 5 stars
Other books in the series:
2-Search for the Shadow Key
3-War of the Waking World
A review copy of this book was provided by the author, Wayne Thomas Batson.
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