White Doe is a four peppers hot paranormal novella set in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Shane is shape-shifting hawk descended from the Croatan Tribe. Having just lost his great-grand father who was their tribe’s chieftain, he stops by his great-aunt’s house to pay his condolences. There he runs into Tegan, Cheyenne’s mother, and the woman who moved his teen love to Florida to separate them. Standing beside her is Dory, a former f*¢k buddy turned stalker. He’s grabs the whiskey and downs a shot.
The burn reminded him that the evening’s torture had only begun. He loved his great-great aunt, but the extended family could kiss his a$$. The tribal elders held no affection for him, not that he could blame them. After Chey left, he’d drifted from the tribe. His rebellious ways had carried him within a hair’s breadth of jail on more than occasion, until Jasper persuaded him to join the army.
“See you later, stud.”
He wiped a hand over his face. Like hell.