Those who look upon Lannes Hannelore see only anexceptionally handsome man. But his beauty is a prison, locking the dark truth inside his tormented soul. For Lannes is one of a dying race of remarkable creatures, hiding in plain sight among earth's human masters.His existence is solitary and sad--until the night he encounters a young woman on a deserted street, desperate, frightened, with no memory . . . and covered in blood.
She has no recollection of who she is or whatshe's done--and now she must trust a mysterious strangerwhose imposing presence masks a gentle heart.Her need draws Lannes into a mystery that will cause himto confront his worst fears and question everythinghe believes--and compel him to risk his secrets for the one woman who might well be the love of his life . . .or the destruction of it.