This book was first published in “Talons”, a multi-author print anthology, and in a matching ebook collection as “Talons: Seize the Hunter”.
- Original Title:Falcon’s Mate
- Author:Michelle M. Pillow
- Rating:7.18 / 10
- Publisher:Published December 1st 2015 by The Raven Books (first published 2006)
Princess Ari of the planet Falconia disliked the warriors who flew in
the Falcoan Army, but none punctured her thoughts like Commander
Rurik of the Fifth. She hated him and his smug, self-confident attitude.
He’d thought himself so superior when they were children—swooping
down to knock her on her ass so that her new gown would get covered in
muck, or overtaking her in games because of his naturally enhanced
stamina and strength—and all because he was born a falcon shifter. His
kind was rare and given the utmost consideration, as they were destined
to lead the armies that guarded her home planet from outsiders. All other
warriors turned after birth, their powers enhanced by choice, not fate.
Rurik was a falcon by destiny and it made him impossibly arrogant to
deal with. He’d grown up trai...