Everyone knows the fierce, powerful Xu’aard have an unorthodox style of negotiation, but their planet contains riches unknown in other parts of the galaxy. Avril Morheim wants those riches – and the beautiful trader is banking on the Xu’aard weakness for human women to get her what she wants.
Kennedy Drake is an expert at first contact negotiations. When a newly-encountered humanoid race demands the best Earth has to offer, the arrogant ice-queen is the obvious choice. To Kennedy’s shock, the Xu’aard have a hot and shockingly raw negotiating style, one that thaws the aloof professional and reveals the inexperienced woman beneath.
While hitchhiking across the galaxy to escape her cheating boyfriend, Annabella Rose books passage on The Wraith. Her deluxe accommodations suddenly become creepy and her relaxing trip hot when she discovers her suite haunted by the ghost of the ship’s former captain. Annabella soon learns that alien ghosts come with a lot of sexy advantages.
After her boyfriend cheats one time too many, Annabella Rose leaves Earth to hitchhike across the galaxy. Her adventure begins on the washed up planet, Cistern, where she discovers that aliens are a lot more fun than anyone ever let on.