- Pub. Date: October 2010
- Publisher: Mira
- ISBN-13: 9780778328247
- ISBN: 0778328244
From the Publisher
The small town of Black Falls, Vermont, finally feels safe again—until search-and-rescue expert Rose Cameron discovers a body, burnt almost beyond recognition. Almost. Rose is certain that she knows the victim’s identity…and that his death was no accident.Nick Martini also suspects an arsonist’s deliberate hand. Another fire killed an arson investigator in California months ago. Now the rugged smoke jumper is determined to follow the killer’s trail…even if it leads straight to Rose. Nick and Rose haven’t seen each other since they shared a single night of blind passion, but they can’t let memories and unhealed wounds get in the way of their common goal—stopping a merciless killer from taking aim straight at the heart of Black Falls.
SOURCE: THIS BOOK WAS RECEIVED FOR THE PURPOSE OF REVIEW FROM NET GALLEY AND DOES NOT EFFECT THIS REVIEW!
COLD DAWN by Carla Neggers is a romantic suspense set in present day Black Falls,Vermont. It is the third in “Black Falls” series (#1 Cold Pursuit,#2 Cold River) but can be read as a stand alone.It is well written,with a intriguing plot,characters that will charm your pants off and keep you on the edge of your seat. It has danger, romance,passion,murder,adventure,suspense,tragedy,FBI,smoke jumpers,search and rescue,unhealed wounds,healing, finding love,diabolical killer,what else do you need?The characters some are from both of the other books in the series. The Cameron’s,the Harpers,the Neal’s,an ex-NAVY SEAL,an ex-reporter and of course Nick,the best friend of the Cameron’s. Nick, is handsome,rugged,a millionaire, a smoke jumper,business partners with Rose’s brother,Sean,out of find who killed his friend,an arson investigator earlier in the series and slept with Rose one time in California. Rose,is beautiful,a loner, a search and rescue expert,the younger sister of the Cameron’s,slept with Nick in California,made some mistakes, and finds a dead body(burnt) of someone she knows. Together Nick and Rose fight their growing attraction to each other and try to find a serial arsonist/killer. This is a fast paced,action packed,high action thriller with romantic suspense that will leave you wanting more.I would recommend this book especially if you enjoy sparks between the hero and heroine,diabolical,ruthless,sociopath killer who fits into the crowd.This book was received from Net Galley for review and details can be found at MIRA Books,a trademark of Harlequin.
REVIEWED BY: April Renn