All library locations are closed Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day.

Bianca: Silk Merchant's Daughters Series, Book 1

Book Cover
Average Rating
Series:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
After being used as the pawn in a blackmail scheme - and traded as the bride to a debauched brute - the beautiful Bianca finally flees the cruel union and seeks shelter in a seaside villa. But it's the shocking murder of her husband that proves even more liberating. Unfortunately, Florentine society will never approve of the new man she's chose: Prince Amir, grandson of Mehmet the Conqueror. How can two lovers from two cultures find happiness in a world determined to tear them apart?
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780451237958
9781101607510
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 3d89ab40-8df9-f672-a736-f303143482d1
Full title bianca
Author small bertrice
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 23:21:42PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 00:01:14AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Bertrice Small
author_display Small, Bertrice
collection_catalog Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction
display_description New York Times bestselling author Bertrice Small begins a captivating quartet of novels in this "Renaissance romance fraught with conflicting family dynamics and ruthless dangers!...The plotting is spellbinding"(Fresh Fiction).

Florentine silk merchant Giovanni Pietro d'Angelo and his wife want nothing more than to marry their daughters to wealthy men of distinction. But when their son is implicated in a tragic accident, it is their eldest daughter, Bianca, who must pay the price—by marrying the powerful and debauched Sebastiano Rovere in exchange for his silence.

Bianca flees the cruel union and seeks shelter in a seaside villa where she discovers the possibility of love at last. But Florentine society will never approve of the man she's chosen: Prince Amir, grandson of Mehmet the Conqueror.

Two passionate lovers. Two different worlds determined to keep them apart.
format_catalog Book, eBook
format_category_catalog Books, eBook
id 3d89ab40-8df9-f672-a736-f303143482d1
isbn 9780451237958, 9781101607510
item_details ils:CARL0000396661|35192043064728|Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction|Fiction Small|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GO||, overdrive:048248fb-2704-45d4-a39a-c352cb83e774|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,OverDrive Read,Kindle Book|Available Online||||
itype_catalog , Book
last_indexed 2018-05-26T05:01:14.663Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog Fiction Small
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Goodlettsville
primary_isbn 9780451237958
publishDate 2012
record_details ils:CARL0000396661|Book|Books||English|New American Library,|c2012.|419 p. ; 23 cm., overdrive:048248fb-2704-45d4-a39a-c352cb83e774|eBook|eBook||English|Penguin Publishing Group|2012|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog ils:CARL0000396661|35192043064728|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:048248fb-2704-45d4-a39a-c352cb83e774|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||
series Silk merchant's daughters
series_with_volume Silk merchant's daughters|1
subject_facet Florence (Italy) -- History -- 1421-1737 -- Fiction, Historical fiction, American, Love stories, American, Princes -- Fiction
title_display Bianca
title_full Bianca / Bertrice Small, Bianca Silk Merchant's Daughters Series, Book 1
title_short Bianca
title_sub Silk Merchant's Daughters Series, Book 1
topic_facet Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical fiction, American, History, Love stories, American, Princes, Romance