His heart was cold, which perfectly matched his personality. He was a ruthless man, who only cared about himself and was very arrogant. She was broken but still cared. She was a nice person, who faked her happiness and suffered through life. He was possessive and protective of the people he deeply cared for. But unless you knew his story or were close to him, he was just pure evil and full of hatred. She was deprived of love but was willing to care and love someone if they did the same for her. - Seventeen years old, Ellie Smith, lives with her step-father, Craig. Her life was great until her mother died of cancer six years ago. Ever since Craig has been abusing her. The physical abuse has finally started getting to her head after all this time, and she started releasing her anger and sadness through self-harm. It's the only way she feels in control. River Hales had to grow up too fast. After his parents were killed in a rogue attack, he was awarded the Alpha title at the age of fifteen. Not only was he left with his father's pack, Blue Midnight pack, one of the largest in the United States, but he also has to take care of four younger siblings. Now at the age of eighteen, he is secretly hoping to find his mate, so he can be fully happy, and have someone to share the pack with. What happens when a very moody Alpha meets his mate and learns that her home life is not good what so ever? Will she accept him or reject him? Read the Alpha and his Abused Mate to find out.