Artur Loginov joined the Dirk and Steele Agency in order to use his special gift to help people. His touch can reveal all the secrets held within anything or anyone. This has made him a wanted man by a powerful group called the Consortium in which accumulating power for evil purposes is their plan. Elena also has a special touch. Hers is to heal and otherwise give the miracle of life to those unknowing patients she works with at a hospital. She always was careful to keep her abilities secret but she too is taken by the Consortium and held against her will. Both are at the mercy of an evil that has an agenda for destruction. Their paths cross while held in their prison and with the touch of a hand their lives become forever intertwined. Artur plans his escape and with his escape he will take the amazing woman that has touched his soul. There are others with special abilities being held prisoner and he has to find a way to get everyone to the safety only the Dirk and Steele Agency can provide.
Danger and intrigue takes you on an adventurous journey through Russia, while magic and passion sizzle within Marjorie M. Liu’s novel Shadow Touch. Artur and Elena will captivate the reader with the passionate depth found when two souls fit like a puzzle to make each other stronger and complete. It will take all their strength and the help of others like them to stop the evil plan set forth by the darkest soul any have every encountered. Shadow Touch delivers an enthralling story that grips the reader into the extraordinary world created by the amazingly talented Marjorie M. Liu. The Dirk & Steele novels are a favorite of mine and this one is another keeper for my personal bookshelf. Entertainment and romance are found within this great novel. Enjoy!
Elena Baxter can work miracles with her fingers. She can coax bones to knit, flesh to heal. She can mend the mind and spirit.
That is why she is taken.
Artur Loginov joined Dirk & Steele, an international detective agency that specializes in the impossible, to help extraordinary souls in need—and to keep their secrets safe. For Artur himself is not like ordinary men—handsome, powerful, and tormented, he is able to do wondrous things with nothing but a thought and a touch. That is why he, too, is taken . . .
Drawn together into the darkness, Elena and Artur find themselves caged and cornered, joined in a desperate fight for their lives. But they will find strength where they never expected it: in a passionate look, in a tender kiss, in a heart-soaring, breathtaking . . . Shadow Touch