He'll give up his happiness to help his people - but can he give up his soulmate?When Kem is called before the Shifter Council, he's told he needs to marry to secure an alliance for them. There's only one problem; a year ago he met a woman he can't forget. After meeting a mystery man a year ago, Lia has a secret. One that she can't even tell her sister, Aella. When fate brings the two of them back together, even the most carefully laid plans get disrupted. Book 1 of the Paranormal Council Novella Series. A shifter romance with a standalone couple.