When the Viking sea captain's ship is tossed to a strange Isle of ice, he's nursed by his sable angel. Her naive ways spur his imagination for teaching her the ways of the world he's experienced. Later he realizes his arrival has jeopardized King Bohdan and all his people. By taking Princess Mandara as his wife, they may be able to stave off Nandin with his cruel ways and sadistic wants. Can the sheltered princess learn to accept Sigurd as her mate in all respects? Their intimate times together will teach them both new levels of trust, respect and love.