[Siren Everlasting Classic ManLove: Erotic Alternative Paranormal Romantic Suspense, shape-shifters, werewolves, M/M, HEA] Derek is a fearsome alpha wolf and a dedicated employee of PAWS Rescue. He's always on top of his game, except when he's drinking away his sorrows after he failed to protect his sister. When a fight starts outside, even falling down drunk, he knows he needs to protect the innocent party. Especially when he discovers the young, skittish human is actually his mate. Aiden just wanted to escape. After spending five years as a prisoner of a wild, rogue pack, he finally got away, but they're after him now, and he needs to hide. He doesn't trust alphas. He hates shifters, and yet he's drawn to this one who wants to kiss him, love him, and protect him, and Aiden can't think of any excuses to stay away. Derek is too good to him, and Aiden wants to take whatever he can get. Though Derek might have his work cut out for him when the alphas Aiden escaped from come to collect. ** A Siren Erotic Romance Marcy Jacks is a Siren-exclusive author.