The Hunter (manxman) - book 3 of Alpha
Thorfinn Karsefui, a Viking trader and adventurer came to the American soil along with 3 ships but soon left the land to live in Iceland. A viking got lost in the woods and never came back, though he was found by the Native American. They took him in and treated him as one of them. And soon Reilic was born.
Before Raizel, he was Reilic Greene.
He was born a shifter. He can shift into a bear and was feared by many. He was a warrior, vicious and aggressive. He killed those who crossed him until one day, he was punished by Mother Earth herself. He created a council along with those like him. And they vowed to control the others and keep peace among the non-shifters. He hunt those who disobeyed. He became The Hunter
What the others didn't know about the shifters is that they have mates. And they will do anything to find their mates, even if it means surviving for 1000 years.
This is the story before everything. Well you can guess what happened when the vampires came. Shits happened.