Mathios spends his days alone, worried about a repeat of the time his uncontrollable dragon burst free to decimate an entire enemy fleet. Keeping order and peace in his sector is his way of keeping order and peace within himself...So when the opportunity arises to purchase an ex-member of a troublesome gang at auction, Mathios bids high. Maybe much higher than necessary. But the woman’s long dark hair, sweet scent, and curious bridal attire awakens the dangerous, dormant dragon within him. Will he be able to keep it under control for long enough to get answers from her?Anna ran away from a bad situation on her wedding night, but her problems didn’t end there. Out of the frying pan, into the fire … she is bought by a cloaked alien, a high bidder, a mysterious warrior with danger crackling all around him. Can two loners with dark pasts ever learn to live together in peace? WARNING: If you don’t like huge, powerful alien dragon warriors who feel that actions speak louder than words, heroines who aren’t afraid to fight back, and steam so thick you can barely breathe, this is not the right book for you!