Conquest (Off World Series, Book #3)

Conquest (Off World Series, Book #3)

by Rebecca York

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From New York Times and USA Today Best-Selling Author, Rebecca York
Ever since settlers from Earth crash-landed on the planet Jalar, they have fought the natives for supremacy. Only when the newcomers find that radiation has turned their men sterile do they pretend to forge an alliance with the tribesmen. To bear children, human women will have to mate with the aliens, whom they think of as barbarians. The Jalarians are inspired by Worf, the very memorable Klingon who served in Star Fleet.

A Klingon's sense of honor makes him a hero worthy of any woman's heart. And Rohan is one sexy lover, too!

On her wedding night, Elena is frightened of giving herself to this fierce warrior.

EXCERPT:

The room around her seemed to shimmer as he lifted the glass from her hand. She could feel the warmth from the drink spreading throughout her body, making her limbs feel weak, yet, at the same time, energized. "What did you give me?" she asked.

"Something to make you relax," he replied, "to open your mind--and your body--to possibilities."

A stab of fear shot through her, and she had an urge to run from him--though she wasn't certain she could have.

"Don't turn away from me," he said, his voice tingling against her heated skin. "Don't fight what you feel. Let me touch you--your body and your soul."

The drug had made her mind fuzzy, yet she trusted the sound of his voice, the look in his eyes. And she suddenly realized that if she denied him what he asked, she would regret it for the rest of her life. When he took her hand and carried her palm to his mouth to stroke the edge of her index finger against his full lips, she closed her eyes. His mouth looked hard, but it felt soft. Sensual. His large, white teeth closed on her flesh, biting, but not painfully. Only hard enough to send darts of sensation along her nerve endings.

Elena made a small sound, deep in her throat, a sound of pleasure that turned to one of surprise when Rohan gathered her into his arms. His mouth moved along the edge of her jaw, her lips and then her teeth. A shiver went across her skin again. This time, though, it was not a shiver of fear.

He traced his fingertips over her breasts, her belly, then back up again. "So soft. Like the down of sea birds."

**More sexy, action-packed science-fiction romance stories in Rebecca York's Off-World series:

#1 - Hero's Welcome - Sexy science-fiction romance short story
#2 - Nightfall - Sexy science-fiction romance novella
#3 - Conquest - Sexy science-fiction romance short story
#4 - Assignment Danger - Sexy science-fiction romance novella
#5 - Christmas Home - Sexy science-fiction romance short story
#6 - Firelight Confession - Sexy science-fiction romance novella

**The Off World Collection includes Hero's Welcome, Conquest, and Nightfall.

**For more sexy, action-packed thrillers from Rebecca York, check out the stories in her Decorah Security Series:

#1 On Edge - Paranormal romantic-suspense novella - introduces the founder of Decorah Security Agency
#2 Dark Moon - Paranormal romantic-suspense novel
#3 Chained - Paranormal romantic-suspense novella
#4 Ambushed - Paranormal romantic-suspense short story
#5 Dark Powers - Paranormal romantic-suspense novel
#6 Hot and Dangerous - Paranormal romantic-suspense short story
#7 At Risk - Paranormal romantic-suspense novel
#8 Christmas Captive - Paranormal romantic-suspense novella
#9 Destination Wedding - Paranormal romantic-suspense novella
#10 Rx Missing - Paranormal romantic-suspense novel
#11 Hunting Moon - Paranormal romantic-suspense novel
#12 Terror Mansion - Paranormal romantic-suspense novella
#13 Outlaw Justice - Paranormal romantic-suspense novella
#14 Found Missing - Paranormal romantic-suspense novel
#15 Preying Game - Paranormal romantic-suspense novel

**The Decorah Security Collection includes Chained, Dark Powers, Hot and Dangerous,
and Ambushed.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940149852659
Publisher: Light Street Press
Publication date: 12/22/2014
Series: Off World Series , #3
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 101,445
File size: 379 KB

About the Author

A New York Times and USA Today Best-Selling Author, Rebecca York is a 2011 recipient of the Romance Writers of America Centennial Award. Her career has focused on romantic suspense, often with paranormal elements.

Her 16 Berkley books and novellas include her nine-book werewolf “Moon” series. KILLING MOON was a launch book for the Berkley Sensation imprint. She has written for Harlequin, Berkley, Dell, Tor, Carina Press, Silhouette, Kensington, Running Press, Tudor, Pageant Books, and Scholastic.

Her many awards include two Rita finalist books. She has two Career Achievement awards from Romantic Times: for Series Romantic Suspense and for Series Romantic Mystery. And her Peregrine Connection series won a Lifetime Achievement Award for Romantic Suspense Series.

Many of her novels have been nominated for or won RT Reviewers Choice awards. In addition, she has won a Prism Award, several New Jersey Romance Writers Golden Leaf awards and numerous other chapter awards.

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Conquest (Off World Series, Book #3) 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A 20 page well-written short tale of sci-fi romance and love with a warrior. Wish the author had the talent to make this into a book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago