September is finally here! Even in Texas, the weather is
turning a little bit cooler. Okay, so that means high
80’s and low 90’s instead of 100-degree days, but we’ll
take it! Catherine grew up in Alabama where they
actually have a fall season, with leaves turning glorious
colors. Catherine loves this time of year. To
celebrate autumn and the holidays on the horizon, she is
offering one lucky US reader a $20 gift card from the
retailer of her choice and an e-book of her urban fantasy
romance, TOUCHED BY FIRE. (Note the autumn colors in
Since a brutal attack on her sister eleven
years ago, Marla Reynolds has been emotionally frozen—but
one man’s passion could melt her defenses . . .
For the past eleven years, Marla has avoided
relationships with men. Then she meets Luke Paxton in a
Houston bar and is upended by an intense attraction she
doesn’t understand. But Luke does—it is an energy he must
harness to achieve his goals. He is a Sentinel, a member
of an ancient superhuman race. His purpose on Earth is to
track unimaginable evil, and he needs Marla—willing or
not—to help him focus his psychic powers.
Kidnapped by Luke, who insists he’s a reincarnated
Atlantian and that she’s a matched conductor for him,
Marla thinks he’s totally crazy. But his superpowers and
the undeniable link between them convince her otherwise.
She agrees to work with him to track down a bomber that’s
leaving a path of destruction across Texas.
tries to resist his growing feelings for Marla, but as he
draws her deeper into a supernatural world, he finds
himself torn between protecting humanity—or yielding to
the fire of her touch…