Alpha and Omega (Alpha & Omega, Book 0.1) by Patricia Briggs

By Patricia Briggs

In Cry Wolf, New York Times bestselling writer Patricia Briggs began a brand new city fable sequence set on this planet of Mercy Thompson—but with ideas of its personal. Now, learn Alpha and Omega, the novella that encouraged the recent sequence, and notice the way it all began…

Anna Latham by no means knew werewolves existed, until eventually the evening she survived a violent attack… and have become one herself. After 3 years on the backside of the Chicago pack, she's discovered to maintain her head down and not, ever belief dominant men. but if she discovers wrongdoing in her pack, she has to move above her Alpha's head to invite for help.

Charles Cornick is the son—and enforcer—of the chief of the North American werewolves. Now his father has despatched him to Chicago to wash up an issue there. Charles by no means anticipated to discover Anna, an extraordinary Omega wolf—and he definitely by no means anticipated to acknowledge her as his mate…

This novella was once initially released within the anthology [iiOn the Prowl[/i].

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Considering his clientele, I don’t blame him. I wouldn’t chance looking them in the face, either. ” “Ungh,” he confirmed. ” STORM FRONT 49 Such an inane comment apparently didn’t merit even a grunted reply. Mac set my drink out and turned to the stove behind the bar, checking the wood and raking it back and forth to provide even heating for it. I picked up a prethumbed newspaper nearby and scanned the headlines. “Hey, look at this. Another ThreeEye rampage. ” The article detailed the virtual demolition of a neighborhood grocery store by a pair of ThreeEye junkies who were convinced that the place was destined to explode and wanted to beat destiny to the punch.

Chapter Four onica No-Last-Name was standing outside of my office when I got there, writing on the back of the note I had left taped to my office door. I walked toward her, but she was too intent upon her writing to look up. She was a good-looking woman, in her midthirtysomethings. Ash blond hair that I thought must be natural, after a morbid and involuntary memory of the dead woman’s dye job. Her makeup was tasteful and well applied, and her face was fair, friendly, with enough roundness of cheek to look fresh-faced and young, enough fullness of mouth to look very feminine.

My consulting for the department paid a lot of my bills. Okay, most of my bills. I could sympathize with her, I supposed. If I was operating in the dark like she was, I’d be nervous as hell, too. Murphy didn’t know anything about spells or rituals or talismans, but she knew human hatred and violence all too well. It wasn’t as though I was actually going to be doing any black magic, I told myself. I was just going to be figuring out how it was done. There was a difference. I was helping the police in an investigation, nothing more.

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