[The Bellann Summer ManLove Collection: Erotic Alternative Paranormal Romance, M/M, shape-shifter, HEA] According to the scroll in his grandfather's attic, Charlie Johnston's birthmark will lead to finding his true one. When a madman takes his virginity and birthmark, Charlie is broken. Owen Kodiak knew mating and having children would strengthen the family. When he lost his son to deceit and betrayal, day-to-day survival became his only goal. Meeting Charlie triggers needs he had set aside long ago. Owen's decision to fight the mating bond waivers when Charlie is kidnapped. After Charlie's rescue, Owen may sit at the wounded man's bedside, but total commitment remains out of reach. Hurt slams against the thick wall surrounding Owen's heart. When Charlie runs, Owen follows. Settling things between them and falling in love doesn't keep the past where it belongs. There's a book to find and Charlie's cousins are up for the adventure. But, do the answers to a woman's evil lies only lead to more questions?