A Quiet Rebellion: Guilt (Numoeath series Book 1) by M. H. Thaung

In a society that lives in fear of beasts and the curse they carry, imprisoning victims is the only thing to do.

Convoy captain Jonathan has a guilty secret: he killed a traveller who was cursed while under his protection. The killing wasn’t to defend the innocent, but to hide governmental employment of curse victims — like Jonathan — who have…