Vivian Merckle is a stripper. She enjoys her career and the money it rakes in, but when she witnesses a murder in the club her life is thrown into chaos. Her mobster boss, Haldon, is not only a wickedly attractive Vrak’rir, but he also happens to be the biggest threat to her life. When a Cri police officer comes poking his nose into the club, she knows she has to keep her mouth closed. Can she keep her mouth shut or will his persistence endanger her life?
Valdohn is a Cri police officer working on the lawless planet Guit’re. When he's handed the case of a dead Daen’su and finds out a Vrak’rir mobster is involved, he can’t let it go. The only problem? His sole witness to the crime is a stubborn human woman. Can he convince her that he can keep her safe, or will Haldon slip through his fingers once more?