by Eslynne Weaver
When female Markin warrior Lellen is illegally sold into slavery, she finds herself in the hands of a stern stranger. But Arral Drakkon is no ordinary man. He's a member of the Interplanetary Council, and a warrior in his own right. He sees potential in Lellen, and trains her. But escape from her stern owner is never far from Lellen's mind. Will she succeed?