A conflict between destiny and desire Fallen prince, Raylar, has known his mate for a half-century, but has kept it a secret until now. With his family’s gifts threatened if he doesn’t mate, he must convince the princess that she is his destiny. The problem is that her duties outweigh his desires. Being a princess of the Kingdom of Hati isn’t easy. A true princess to her people, Danika must keep her family’s kingdom under their rule, even if that means keeping up an ancient tradition and finding a mate. As much as she wants her own freedom, she will not disappoint her family or stray from her duties. Her kingdom needs her.