Isla Lennox is the best interpreter aboard the Alliance ship Argo — if the captain would ever give her a chance to do her job. When he finally does, Isla’s big break turns into chaos and panic as she and all the female crew members are traded to an alien ship in exchange for the Argo’s safe passage. The giant Xaravian warriors are intimidating, covered in scales, and… way too attractive. Isla and her friends won’t surrender quietly, but it seems like the Xaravians are looking forward to that kind of fight.
When an old friend sends a distress signal from a planet of slave-traders, Cecily Griggs knows what has to happen — she’ll get Heidi back, or die trying. She’s ready for a solo rescue mission when the watchful, smoking hot Vrix insists on going with her. Griggs doesn’t need the distraction of his silver eyes or rocky voice, but his muscles will definitely come in handy…
Jess Barnes was a rising star in the Information Ministry before she and her crewmates were kidnapped by Xaravian barbarians. She longs for her old life and friends. She can also live without bounty hunters chasing her down in every part of the universe. When one poisons her, Jess is in a race against time to find a cure for the odd condition that sets her heart racing —made worse by the attention of deliciously good looking second-in-command Trazzak.