The first book in The Law of the Lycans series.
When she came home that day, Elise had no inkling that she would end up mated to a complete stranger. The appointment of a new Alpha and the necessity for an alliance between packs have made her a pawn.
She lay beside him, staring blankly at the ceiling. The deed was done. They were mated. It didn't matter that she had no love for him nor he for her. Political alliances were more important than feelings, or so she had been told. That fact was cold comfort right now as her heart broke within her.
Beside her, he stirred and she sensed him rolling over, his amber eyes staring at her. She made no move to look at him and instead tried to steady her breathing. It was no use. As she inhaled, her breath quivered betraying her emotional state. Despite blinking rapidly,...