An unrelenting hunger... Evangelica Roads had given up on love after her mate betrayed her. But she still has sexual needs, and she needs a plus one to scratch that itch. Sex should be simple, no strings attached. A simple 'you take care of me and I'll take care of you'. Alpha Artemis Steele lost his mate and pup due to a complicated childbirth, almost five years ago. The pain and loss has yet to lessen, but the need for someone to share his bed hasn't. When they meet at a local club, the chemistry is instant. And they'll need to get a room. Fast.