Year's spent and miles trekked, Cage has spent the last eight years of his life on one singular task: finding his true mate. After a dinner with friends it is clear by the potential female, Kristen, he is now being paired with, that his packmates are losing their faith that she may ever be found. But how do you continue forward when your very soul holds on to hope? When a day outing turns from irritating setup to possible fate, Cage discovers why it has taken so long to find this woman. Under his nose the entire time, amongst her fellow humans, he now has to pursue the reluctant and sassy mate he has been dreaming of all these years. Meanwhile back in his pack lines are drawn and sides are chosen for and against the prospects of his future, with or without her.