A wolf is chasing Autumn through a snowy forest, but when he catches her, she finds out he is not all he seems. He is an ancient, immortal werewolf, and it turns out that he's the best lover she has ever had—even if the scars of his past leave him less than gentle.
Genaria is a land at war! In the midst of the turmoil, the beautiful widow Llusa signs up to be a simple soldier at a critical fortress—but she can’t hide her nobility from others, nor her past from herself. A handsome fellow soldier understands her grief… and after one desperate night together they renew their determination to fight for their country.
Kez is ship’s cook on a stolen ship crewed by pirates. The pirates are on the run from the corrupt Ascendancy government, and they’ve just picked up two new passengers: ‘unicorn’ people, aliens also fleeing for their lives.
On a dangerous, unexplored planet, Kez and the alien Seely are separated from their crewmates after an earthquake. Things don’t look good for their survival: with half-broken equipment and battered bodies, they struggle to hold out, hoping to be rescued soon…