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In this excerpt, Starr, a mail order bride, has met her alien mate Torg. Things are a little (very!) awkward between them. They set off on foot for his “camp,” and Starr slips and falls on the icy ground. We’re in Torg’s POV.
I rushed to her side and assisted her to her feet. “Are you all right?”
“The ground is slicker than dog snot.” She pushed off the hood and rubbed her head.
I didn’t know what dog snot was, but I understood slick. I brushed the snow from her coat, flipped the hood over her head, and tucked wayward strands of hair inside. Though it resembled straw, it felt very soft, slippery in a good way, and I had to resist grabbing a handful and stroking it. Maybe a compliment would break the ice? “Your hair is slicker than dog snot.”
Her jaw dropped, and then she scowled at me before stomping toward the woods, and I realized I must have said the wrong thing.
I’m Starr Elizabeth Conner. Earth’s government falsely convicted me of a crime, packed me on a ship with other female felons, and sent us to Dakon, a primitive, frozen wasteland of a planet. Why? Earth needs minerals, and Dakon is desperate for females.
But I’m no barbarian’s ‘mail order bride,’ even if he is super tall, muscular, and the chief of his tribe. He doesn’t want a BBW blonde, either–it’s written all over his chiseled face. He’ll be truly angry if he ever learns what my ‘crime’ was.
I am Torg. I have waited 34 rotations for a mate of my own. With this shipment, I was sure to get a fine, sturdy mate who’ll bear me many daughters. Instead, I receive a small, curvy, pale-haired female who looks at me with anger and fear.
It is only when we ‘kiss’ that I believe things may work out between us. But I’m hearing rumors that Starr and her shipmates are law-breakers. To survive, Dakonians must obey all laws … or be exiled into the frozen wasteland. Just when I have found her, will I have to send my mate to die?
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