By Patricia Briggs
A significant other novella to Cry Wolf—from the number one New York Times bestselling writer of the Mercy Thompson novels.
Reluctant werewolf Anna Latham unearths a brand new experience of self while the son of the werewolf king involves city to quell unrest within the Chicago pack—and conjures up an influence in Anna she’s by no means felt before...
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Reluctantly, he stood up and put a little distance between them. " The door opened and Leo's mate stuck her head in. She took a good look at Anna and grinned mischievously. " He'd always liked Isabelle, though he'd tried hard not to show it. As his father's executioner, he'd long ago learned not to get close to anyone he might someday have to kill - which made his circle of friends very small: his father and his brother for the most part. Anna stood up and returned Isabelle's smile with a shy one of her own, though he could tell she was still shaken.
He'd flown himself to Salt Lake, but landing his small jet in Chicago could have alerted his quarry - and he preferred to take Leo by surprise. Besides, after they'd closed Meigs Field, he'd quit flying himself into Chicago. There was too much traffic at O'Hare and Midway. He hated big cities. There were so many smells that they clogged his nose, so much noise that he caught bits of a hundred different conversations without trying - but could miss entirely the sound of someone sneaking up behind him.
She didn't have a phone in her apartment, so she borrowed Kara's. She waited for her hands and her breathing to steady, but when that didn't seem to be happening, she dialed the number on the battered piece of paper anyway. Three rings - and she realized that one o'clock in Chicago would be considerably different in Montana, where the area code indicated she was dialing. Was it a two-hour difference or three? Earlier or later? She hastily hung up the phone. What was she going to tell him, anyway?
Alpha and Omega: A Companion Novella to Cry Wolf by Patricia Briggs