Wealthy, brilliant Christine Mattison has everything going for her, except a close-knit, loving family. Bored with her socialite status, she breaks tradition by volunteering to help young cancer patients, knowing her controlling mother will never approve, unaware that aliens from another world are watching her every move. When the ruler of Planet Diama invades her life, intent on making her his queen, Christine is unable to resist his every effort to have her. But will her people accept this lizard king as she has? Or will they destroy the strange alien being she has fallen hopelessly, helplessly in love with, despite his magnificent, scaly appearance?