Winter of the Beast(2010)
A Novella by Vonna Harper
Dio of the Puma clan is a skilled warrior and hunter. What he doesn't feel prepared for is his new role as ruler of a clan with few women. Does he have the necessary leadership and compassion or will his need for sex dominate? Only the massive, mysterious Beast knows.When her cruel husband casts her out, Tawia can no longer call herself a Falcon. Her future a frightening unknown, she heads into the wilderness as winter approaches. The Beast watches.Captured by the enemy warrior, Tawia fights her body's demands. Trust is as incomprehensible to her as the relationship between Dio and the great puma. But neither man nor beast are willing to set her free.