Derrick's unit was ambushed and he got hit by shrapnel to his lower back. He was taken to the rebel camp where the wound got worse and he was tortured. When he was drug to civilization and sent to a rehab center, he was sent a new psychiatrist
Derrick discovers that not only isn't Janine not afraid of him and his wolf, she is his mate! Janine has to maintain a professional relationship with Derrick while fighting the attraction to him.
This has to be my favorite in the Freakn' Shifter series. It was a raw, emotional journey to read this book, yet, there is the normal Eve Langlais humor threaded throughout. I couldn't put the book down and I didn't want it to end. It was amazing.