Hostage to Pleasure (Psy-Changelings, Book 5)
Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub
From the New York Times bestselling author of Shards of Hope, Shield of Winter, and Heart of Obsidian. Lora Leigh calls Nalini Singh's Psy/Changeling series "a sensual, dangerous adventure not to be missed." Now, as the deadly Psy Council tightens its grip, a rebel Psy scientist finds herself at the mercy of a changeling who has sworn vengeance against her kind...
Separated from her son and forced to create a neural implant that will mean the effective enslavement of her psychically gifted race, Ashaya Aleine is the perfect Psy - cool, calm, emotionless...at least on the surface. Inside, she's fighting a desperate battle to save her son and escape the vicious cold of the PsyNet. Yet when escape comes, it leads not to safety, but to the lethal danger of a sniper's embrace.
DarkRiver sniper Dorian Christensen lost his sister to a Psy killer. Though he lacks the changeling ability to shift into animal form, his leopard lives within. And that leopard's rage at the brutal loss is a clawing darkness that hungers for vengeance. Falling for a Psy has never been on Dorian's agenda. But charged with protecting Ashaya and her son, he discovers that passion has a way of changing the rules...
looked at her without any hint of fear. “I’m a field surgeon, an M-Psy with the capacity to seal certain injuries, hold others until the microsurgeons get there. In this case, the sealant will do a better job than I can.” She pressed the barrel harder into him. “You’re a hack?” “I’m the man who just saved your packmate’s life. Look.” She glanced down and the Tk used the chance to try to shove her gun out of her hand. Her arm flew back but the gun remained in her grip. She didn’t care. Because
was black, except for one line of text in white and an empty box. ENTER PASSWORD Henry didn’t need to check his e-mail. The password was easy to remember. F_GALTON1822 CHAPTER 14 The inevitable future is fast approaching, but there’s time. Time enough to convince you of what you must do if they ever discover the truth. Run and hide. It’s the only way to survive. But even as I try to convince you, I know I’ll fail. She might appear stronger, but you’ve always been the brave one,
her life, if she only had the chance. She sucked in a breath as he changed the direction of his hand, arrowing his fingers down under her waistband and inside her panties in a firm move. Sensation exploded behind her eyelids. She felt her knees collapse, her body begin to quake with pleasure so extreme, it caused blackness to slide over her eyes. She should’ve been terrified. Except it felt too good to fight. So she surrendered. There was no time for worry. Or fear. Only pleasure. When the
body around him, giving back as good as she got. Then Dorian began to move. Slow. “Faster,” she said, tearing her lips away from the seduction of his mouth. Male heat in those bright blue eyes. “No.” He drew out inch by torturous inch . . . then pushed back in the same way. It was like the first time all over again, her muscles stretching, her body quivering with a thousand tiny quakes. “Dorian.” Teeth nipping over her lips, releasing. “You wanted slow.” Her hands slipped over his
would halt his quest for vengeance this time. Ashaya met Dorian’s eyes. “I want to stay on watch with you.” He scowled. “You have to go on camera again tomorrow—no, today. Catch some z’s.” She sat on the edge of the bed, braiding her hair. “Yes,” she said. “I have to make sure people understand that the Council murdered Ekaterina and the others.” He heard the anger and the leopard understood. For some crimes, there could be no forgiveness. “There’s one other thing you need to take care