Ryder's Mate by Wendy Stone
Series: Coming Together: Neat.
Approx. 15,520 words.
Published on February 4, 2010 by
Coming Together: The Erotic Cocktail.
Ryder James knows from the moment he meets Jesse Krantz that Jesse is trouble. Figuring out what kind of trouble is not so easy. Ryder knows his duty: to protect the people of Sanctuary, Michigan. Period. If that means ignoring his instant attraction toward the impetuous young man, so be it.