Ara has been forced to join his father on his latest off-world military campaign. Naïve and bratty, Ara demands that one of the new captives become his personal slave. When he chooses a tall, dark warrior to serve him, Ara may find that his issues with his father are the least of his problems! Cajha is a warrior fighting to defend his people from the ruthless General Machakw when he is caught, collared, and enslaved. But when Ara's youth and innocence reveal him to be as much of a victim of the General's plotting as anyone, will Cajha risk his own safety for the man who should be his enemy?