Bridal Pact is the first book of the Warriors of Phaeton series by Leora Gonzales. Leora has created a captivating story with a lot of detail and character development. This book is the perfect romance mix of Steamy and paranormal.
Poppy Williams is rushing out the door for work after sleeping in late when she notices something off, everyone is outside and looking up to the sky. Curiosity peeked, she looks up to see a large and unusual space craft hovering in the air. A few days later, the president has advise everyone of the negotiations resulting in a Bridal Pact program, allowing women of Earth to sign up for a matching service with the Phaeton Warriors. Poppy is down in her luck and decides to apply.
Councilor Wheaton of Phaeton has no desire to be mated but when his match is found, he feels it’s his duty to his race to set an example. When he reads Poppy’s profile, he can’t imagine how she is a match for him, a politician, and questions the program. Imagine his surprise when he meets Poppy and the chemistry between them explodes.
After a few bumps in the beginning, they smooth out their budding relationship but another councilmen has other ideas. Things get complicated for the couple has they face the challenges thrown their way. If you’re looking for a fun new read, pick up and read Bridal Pact!
Poppy is bored to tears with her dead-end job and dull life, so when a species of alien warlords arrives on Earth, seeking women to help repopulate their race, why wouldn’t she sign up? She doesn’t care who she’s matched with-until she meets him. Sexy, long-haired, leather-pants-wearing Wheaton was a bit more than she bargained for. Diplomat Wheaton expected a cultured Earthling to help in his mission, not some crazy-haired woman named after a flower and whose speech baffles his translator. Pardon my French? Knock it off? But Wheaton is soon smitten and eager to turn Poppy’s good-morning kisses into an all-day affair. Doing the nasty? Bring it on! But Poppy must do battle with the slimy councilor Demascus, and an extremist group opposed to the Pact. And that’s before a glitch in the Bridal Pact program makes all existing matches invalid, and glossy Hannah, the perfect politician’s wife, arrives on board. Her match: Wheaton.