Start reading a Touch of Ice (Book 1 Romantic Mystery) on your Kindle in under a minute. Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

 
 
 

Try it free

Sample the beginning of this book for free

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Anybody can read Kindle bookseven without a Kindle devicewith the FREE Kindle app for smartphones, tablets, and computers.
a Touch of Ice (Book 1 Romantic Mystery): The Everly Gray Adventures
 
See larger image
 

a Touch of Ice (Book 1 Romantic Mystery): The Everly Gray Adventures [Kindle Edition]

L. J. Charles

Print List Price: CDN$ 13.39
Kindle Price: CDN$ 3.01 includes free international wireless delivery via Amazon Whispernet
You Save: CDN$ 10.38 (78%)

Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle Edition CDN $3.01  
Paperback CDN $13.48  

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Product Description

Product Description

From USA Today Bestselling Author, L. j. Charles:
Everly Gray's fingers are a magnet for trouble.

When she touches photographer Mitchell Hunt and sees the image of a dead body, she dives into the murder fingertips first. Life takes a turn for the dangerous when she discovers the body is related to a small-time crime family that accidentally stepped on the toes of notorious criminal, Delano West. Caught in a web of intrigue where nothing is as it seems, El discovers an aptitude for breaking and entering, the pain of an up close and personal meeting with a bullet, and the terror of facing a cold blooded killer. What she doesn't learn--to keep her fingers to herself.


What they're saying...


A TOUCH OF ICE is a suspense-filled romance that will keep you up late turning the pages. Everly and Violet make perfect partners in their sleuthing, complementing one another perfectly. The romance between Mitch and Everly is sweet and blossoms into something spicy and wonderful. The mystery twists and turns, keeping this reader thoroughly entertained, trying to figure out the clues. Romantic suspense readers won't want to miss this one!
~Romance Junkies

"A fun adventure with characters who sizzle."
~ Adrienne Girodano, author of the Private Protector series

About the Author

I have worked with energy both as a yoga instructor and as a body worker for many years. When I left that profession, I was driven to write about energy and the paranormal. Many of the situations my heroines experience are created from my own encounters with energy, its power and possibilities. As to the "writing," well, that started when I was eight and penned my first book on pink construction paper with a purple crayon. It was a romance that involved a princess, and although I remember very few details about the plot, I do remember that it was illustrated and there was music and dancing involved. At about the same time I created my first story, I discovered Nancy Drew and my love for reading was born. It has only grown over the years, and I am rarely without a huge to-be-read stack, and a book within easy reach. Now days I write women's fiction and young adult novels. All of my stories combine romance, mystery, and paranormal elements. The paranormal, because it's a huge part of my life, the adventure and romance because I haven't ever outgrown my early reading adventures with Nancy, Ned, Bess and George. I live in the frozen north with my husband, whose TBR stack is taller than mine, and two felines who have been known to add entire pages to a manuscript without telling me

Product Details

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 479 KB
  • Print Length: 294 pages
  • Publisher: Amentino Publishing (Nov. 17 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B005MGEOYU
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • X-Ray:
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #261,068 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
  •  Would you like to give feedback on images?


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet on Amazon.ca
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)
Amazon.com: 4.3 out of 5 stars  143 reviews
46 of 46 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A captivating romantic suspense Oct. 13 2011
By Wendy L. Hines - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition
Everly Gray has ESP fingers. Everything she touches, material items and people, gives her a glimpse of something in the past, the present or the future. She doesn't date much because her dates usually end in disaster when they touch her and she 'sees' something disturbing that turns her off.

Her best friend, Violet, is a private investigator. Violet knows about Everly's gift but not many others do. When Everly has a bad vision about herself as an old woman in a rocking chair, they go to the beach to walk it off, but someone is taking photographs. Everly decides to introduce herself to the man, and Violet asks questions about why he's photographing them. His name is Mitchell Hunt and he's just staying busy, trying to forget the memory of seeing his best friend murdered the night before.

They talk, and he asks Everly out on a date. She explains about her ESP fingers but he doesn't seem worried, although he does hire Violet to investigate the murder. He knows he is a person of interest, and he wants the real killer found. However, after their date, Everly gets a phone call about Mitch being missing.
Everly and Violet search Mitch's house and Everly gets visions of Mitch being brutalized by three men. He's alive, but she doesn't know where they took him. Fortunately, Mitch is dropped off at a hospital hours later, but Everly still can't shake the visions of the men. She convinces Violet to investigate the matter further.

Everly convinces Violet to help her break into Tony's house - the murdered friend of Mitch. Everly's gift is changing; she can see the visions without even touching anything. Her mind tears magazines and makes a collage on its own, and she can't shake the thought that diamonds are involved, even though Violet can't use that information in any shape or form.

Everly and Mitch begin a sweet romance, and between the three of them they try to uncover the real killer. But when danger comes for Everly, will her ESP fingers get her out of it, or will she die with regrets like she saw in her vision?

A TOUCH OF ICE is a suspense-filled romance that will keep you up late turning the pages. Everly and Violet make perfect partners in their sleuthing, complementing one another perfectly. The romance between Mitch and Everly is sweet and blossoms into something spicy and wonderful. The mystery twists and turns, keeping this reader thoroughly entertained, trying to figure out the clues. Romantic suspense readers won't want to miss this one!
20 of 21 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing, as expected Sept. 21 2011
By Susan McAllen - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
I've come to have certain expectations when I pick up a book by Ms. Charles. Humor, mystery, edge-of-your-seat action, delving into the paranormal in a way that is easy to accept. It's all here in spades, along with that trademark voice that I can't get enough of. The characters here are easy to latch onto and the story will keep you reading as fast as you can. Definitely give this one a go. You won't regret it.
16 of 18 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fabulous read by a talented new author Nov. 13 2011
By LyndyM - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
Perfect mix of suspense, romance and a touch of the paranormal. Can't wait for the next book in this exciting, new series.
8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A Touch Of Ice March 1 2012
By megordon/texas - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition
Different. Interesting. I'd like it better if the sex scenes weren't quite so graphic. Knowing the characters had sex and enjoyed it is all well and good, but I really don't need a blow by blow description of exactly what they did. I DO have an imagination. What's with Pierce and the ending?
12 of 15 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars mumble jumble first half of the story. May 4 2012
By Mysterylover - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Everly has a talent, she sees visions with her fingers. Violet has a secret past, she never shared with Everly. But, it takes almost three quarters of the story for the author to settle down and put it in order. The first part of the story had me thinking Stephanie Plum and Eve Dallas combined... which did not fit well. If you are going to make the main character see visions and snoop at least give her the back bone to follow through. Good concept.. poorly written .

Look for similar items by category