Innocent Nora is kidnapped by a vicious alpha wolf and turned against her will. She is without choices and deems her life hopelessly useless. A twist of fate allows her to escape but has she just exchanged one horrible life for another. On her entry into the world of the Black Claw Ranch Jesse senses the mating pull to Nora but circumstances have stolen choices from both of their lives. Their journey to acceptance and love is full of tragedy, violence, friendship, and fulfillment. "Loneliness has been banished" from both Nora and Jesse's lives. A very satisfying read.