Star's position as an Interstellar Council judge places her in a position requiring her to pass sentence, hunt the offenders, and administer due punishment. She is considered to be one of the best, and if she does well, she may become the first of the Hunter species to achieve her goal in life, ascend to the Supreme Court.
When Star is commanded to hunt down a rogue Jacian ambassador in heat, the punshment is death. Considerate, but conforming to the law, she persues him with the objective to destroy. obooko.
By Council law, Roark, who has entered his mating cycle, should be locked in a room with his pre-assigned partner for seven days of non-stop sexual activity that will get him through his heat. But Roark is not interested in his pre-assigned mate. He wants the gorgeous blonde judge, Star, whose intelligence and compassion has won his respect. Deat...