When Derek Doyle wakes up next to a ripped-apart body, hes terrified hes about to lose everything he holds dear—Ever, his job, and his family. Dealing with his past has never come easy to Derek, especially since hes too afraid of what people would think if they knew exactly what kind of monster he really is. But finding out whos setting him up could be harder than the team thinks. As long as Derek has lived, theres bound to be a long list of enemies.Ever Chace has a lot on her plate. Confronted with the possibility that she is indeed losing her mind, Ever tries to push it aside as they deal with the ramifications of Dereks past. Every new relationship has teething problems, but learning to deal with a mate whos used to being a lone wolf has its own set of issues.Can the team figure out how to save Derek from a swift execution? And just how much strain will the revelations put on Derek and Evers shiny new relationship?Collateral Damage is the exciting sequel to Skin and Bones by Susan Harris.