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Simply put, I did not like this book. Smzll stared at this book several times and would change my mind about buying it. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. Return to Book Page. I felt very sympathetic I did not expect to like this book as much as I did! Half way thru I wanted to put it down but I don’t like to quit so I pushed on hoping it would pick up.
About her father You made me marry this man who did atrocious things to me? Please review your cart. A good start to a new series for Ms. It is impossible to not notice how well versed bertrlce talented she is. How to Woo a Wallflower. When her mother learns of the horrors her daughter has endured, she helps Bianca escape. Simply put, I did not like this book. Set in Italy, Bianca goes from a cruel, graphicly portraited perverse husband to a rocky road to find and be with her love.
Bianca’s story spans Italy and Turkey, from humiliating debauchery to lovely eroticism. That is simply my somewhat sheltered life showing through.
Bianca: The Silk Merchant’s Daughters
However, not all happy endings are what we expect them to be and this book is a perfect example of that. I will never marry again! So, back to Amir. Oct 02, Pages. I was seriously hoping that they would get killed and the maidservant would end the story by telling the daughter the story of her parents.
Yes, the girls married young back then. The characters are cardboard cut-outs. We are experiencing technical difficulties. The Rose and the Shield. Small writes somewhat stiffly with the tone of Anya Seton.
I even was in a Barnes and Noble and again put it back on the shelf. Even in today’s world, kids still like to think they are adults.
Bianca is determined not to be forced into another marriage, so she makes plans to leave with Prince Amir to his country, Turkey. Oct 02, Pages Buy. NAL Trade Publish date: This title was on my TBR for quite a while, and I’ve decided to have it begin my goal of reading all of Bertice Small’s books. But the daughter of a Christian should never wed a Muslim, even a noble. For me love is with two participants not four.
Even though Bianca suffered and was expected to do the bidding of others, she survived a very strong woman who became in charge of her own life.
Some kind of pointless journey was undertaken by Amir and resolved without much drama at all. It was a bait-and-switch. I should have guessed by his name but held out hope.
Bianca (The Silk Merchant’s Daughters, #1) by Bertrice Small
Over time, the two fall in love. Unfortunately, the time comes sooner than she thinks. As for building up to the anti climatic ending in Turkey, the family skirmish over power and politics that came towards the end seemed so random. Learn how your comment data is processed. Bertrice Small does amazing series stories.
Lists with This Book. They send her to live with her grandfather in Venice in hopes that he can arrange a marriage for her. Prince Amir, grandson of Bertice the Conqueror. It also occurred to me that I would not be surprised to learn things like that happened back then – I think they still have donkey shows in parts of Mexico This was not one of my favorite Small books, but it wasn’t so shocking as some of these reviews would have you believe.
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