Valerie Stephens lost her parents when they were murdered in their own home. In an attempt to shut out the world, Valerie distances herself from everything. At only nineteen, she lives in sadness and fear with no sense of security. Her wish to escape is granted when she falls down a cliff and gets thrown directly into a world of truth that may be more unbearable than her past. Hale Annikov became the Alpha of his pack three years ago at age 17 when his father was killed in a rogue attack. Hale's pack members were not confident in his ability to lead until they were attacked by rogues and Hale pulled them through the incident with minimal damage to the pack. Through successfully protecting them and building their pack into one of the most powerful in the region, Hale earned their trust and unquestioning loyalty. Three years later, the attacks start happening again. Hale discovers the mate he had been waiting for covered in blood at the bottom of a ravine and he begins to believe there is something more going on. Mystery. Prophecy. Betrayal. Magic. Revenge. Murder.