Holden Cantrell is a cowboy through and through. He calls a cattle ranch in Montana home. Rose is the young woman he's set his sights on, as she answered an ad he put in a newsletter seeking a bride. After a year of letters, he asked her to marry him and she made her way to him in Montana.
Lexi Jagurt had no desire to be forced to mate with her father's captain of the guard. Deciding to run away rather than be a prize offered to the best demon fighter, she makes her escape and almost makes it to the human realm before she's caught. Asgard Polini catches Lexi. He had arranged with her father for her to be his. She refused to meet with him, but he'd met her once before and knew at once she was his mate. Demons so rarely mated, that he'd have done anything to win her hand.
He grinned ear to ear. Then, before I could react, he stepped forward, took me into his arms, and kissed me with more passion than any kisses before. I melted into him, my whole body giving in to any question his made. He led me to the back room, and I (somehow) guided him to the couch in the breakroom that, at some point, every employee (past or present) has slept on. He slid me onto the couch and crawled on top of me. I brought him closer, wanting his lips and tongue as close as they could be to mine.
Biotechnology might offer the best way to keep some endangered species from disappearing from the planet. Robert Lanza, Betsy Dresser, and Philip Damiani investigate in "Cloning Noah's Ark."