USA Today Bestseller! Merrick Ta'Duran is the leader of the Eastern Mountain Clan on the Prime world of Baade, and he feels the weight of responsibility as the males within his clan become desperate to find mates among the few remaining females. When word comes that a new species has been discovered, he knows he must do what is right for his people - even if it means traveling to a strange, alien realm to do it.
While on Earth, he is injured, captured, and experimented on. After months of captivity, he fears his life will end here - until a chance encounter gives him hope.
Addie Banks' world has been one of silence since a devastating illness when she was sixteen. Now an adult, she goes to school during the day and works at night to put herself through college. It's during her shift at Keiser Research that she stumbles across something she wasn't supposed to see. Now she hears a voice in her head - and it is driving her crazy. Her only hope for peace is to help the creature talking to her escape from the men holding him.
Internationally acclaimed S.E. Smith presents a new action-packed story full of romance and adventure. Brimming with her signature humor, vivid scenes, and beloved characters, this book is sure to be another fan favorite!
Main Content: 64,131 words, 197 (6x9) pages
Romance (love, explicit sexual content) | Action/Adventure Thriller | Science Fiction - Aliens, Portal | Paranormal
S.E. Smith is a New York Times, USA TODAY, International, and Award-Winning Bestselling author of science fiction, romance, fantasy, paranormal, and contemporary works for adults, young adults, and children. She enjoys writing a wide variety of genres that pull her readers into worlds that take them away.