Book Tour and Giveaway - Melting the Ice Queen's Heart by Amy Ruttan
the Ice Queen's Heart
By: Amy Ruttan
Releasing Feb 1st, 2014
with a kiss…
his humanitarian posting in Africa to raise his two orphaned nieces in San
Francisco, Dr. Gavin Brice has enough on his plate without an inconvenient
attraction to his new boss! The frosty Dr. Virginia Potter clearly disapproves
of his maverick ways - but with one amazing kiss, the ice begins to thaw….
Virginia from across the table. This was not the cool, aloof and businesslike
professional he’d been dealing with yesterday. This woman was not the ice
was warm and kind. She had an easy rapport with them. At the hospital there was
a tangible barrier between Virginia and the other surgeons. A mix of fear and
respect. The woman currently sitting in his dining room was not Dr. Virginia
Potter, Chief of Surgery.
Only she was.
He was amazed at
how well she got on with his nieces. Lily had been so closed off and cold with
strangers since Casey had got sick and died. Even with him it had taken some
time for Lily to warm up and trust him.
And you couldn’t
blame Lily for that reaction. Death had hit her hard, twice, in her young life.
Lily was chatting happily and engaging her in conversation. A smile touched his
lips as he watched the two of them talk. Virginia was asking Lily about dancing
and school. Was this what it was like to have a real family dinner?
His parents had
never been around. Casey and he had lived off of cereal and peanut-butter and
jelly sandwiches. Sometimes, when Mom hadn’t gone shopping, there would only be
enough bread or cereal for one. Those were the nights he’d gone to bed hungry,
because he had been taking care of Casey.
Now he was
taking care of Casey’s girls, making sure they wanted for nothing and that they
were happy. It was why he was in the city instead of some far-flung country.
“I think your
sister is out for the night. What do you think, Gavin?”
asked, shaking those painful childhood memories from his head. “What’s up?”
Rose is passed out in her chair.” Lily gazed at her little sister lovingly
Born and raised on the outskirts of Toronto, Ontario,
Amy fled the big city to settle down with the country boy of her dreams. When
she's not furiously typing away at her computer, she's a mom to three wonderful
Life got in the way, and after the birth of her second
child, she decided to pursue her dream of becoming a romance author.