Sutcliffe is disillusioned about romance and itís worse for
her around the holidays with all the lovey dovey couples
gathering under the mistletoe. She canít stand mistletoe.
So when her best friend asks her to watch her ice cream
store, sheís more than happy to avoid the festivities.
Thereís also a surprise in the walk-in freezer, a
work-in-progress by a renowned local artist. When Elle sees
the gorgeous naked male sculpture, she has to work to resist
touching it. Every nude inch of him is perfectly detailed
from top to bottom, and no matter how tempting, her unusual
body temperature threatens a literal meltdown.
decides a quick touch and none will be the wiser. Or will
Savage takes her time and does everything right and tight in
this steamy holiday tale that will knock the chill off the
frostiest libido. I donít want to give away the Pygmalion-esque
surprise. However, I will say it was downright magical with
all the perfect elements of fancy. It was the kind of story
that would be a kick to see in movie format, no matter how
brief. If Fire and Ice were a cookie, Iíd
make it a ginger snap with plenty of sweet gooey icing.
Itís spicy and romantic with a sprig of unexpected holiday
nostalgia, warm as a Yuletide fire and perfect for a