With her husband dead and his illegitimate son contesting his will, she is left alone and penniless with nothing to do except deliver a mysterious black box to her husbands former ward, the infamous earl of netham. I just reread both untie my heart and black silk and was amazed amazed at the depth of character in. Ivory switched publishing houses, to berkley, for her second novel, black silk. We are blessed that she chose to write in our favorite genre, historical romance. Judith ivory is one of the best romance novelists out there. Click to read more about black silk by judith ivory. Black silk 9780061782121, 9780061834202 vitalsource. Black silk breaks a lot of the rules of conventional romance, but its so well written that its a success nonetheless.
Rosalyn came in, closed the door, then sank back against it as if to shut out the fact that her. Black silk read online free book by judith ivory in epub,txt. But its amazing what getting older and also being deprived of new good hrs will do to ones perspective. Ivory is able to craft unique personalities, and describe a real depth of character, through small details like grahams watches, or submits preference for taffeta fabric. Black silk by ivory, judith an apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Black silk by judith ivory overdrive rakuten overdrive. Fans of amanda quick and stephanie laurens will adore black silk a classic tale of love and scandal by judith ivory, acknowledged by many to be among the very finest writers of romance fiction. See all books authored by judith ivory, including the proposition, and untie my heart, and more on. See the newest novels, discuss with other book lovers, buy romance books online. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Black silk by judith ivory and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.
Black silk by judith ivory and publisher harpercollins e books. Judith ivory accidentally acquired two degrees in mathematics, then sold her first novel in 1987 and closed up the math books for good. Librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Black silk by judy cuevas book cover, description, publication history. Black silk is an enigmatic romance that departs from the mainstream and you can see why it is a reissue from 1991 by popular romance novelist judith ivory. With that book, judith will move into lead author status with avon, actually. There is a threeyear gap between starlit surrender and black silk. See all books authored by judith ivory, including the proposition, and untie my heart.
As befitting her name, lovely submit channingdownes was the proper, obedient wife of an aging marquessuntil her husband. Entrusted with delivering a small black box to its rightful owner, she calls upon graham wessit, the notorious earl. Black silk by judith ivory 2002, paperback for sale. And now her classic novel of love, scandal, and sensuous awakening is back to enthrall a new audience of romance lovers. Writing as judy cuevas, rita awardwinning author judith ivory seduced and pampered readers with black silk. Reissue by judith ivoryas befitting her name, lovely submit channing. Starlit surrender heartfire romance by judy cuevas, judith ivory and a great selection of related books, art and.
Rosalyn came in, closed the door, then sank back against it as if to shut out the fact that her husband was somewhere about. Black silk 2002 by judith ivory 073942534x for sale online. Judith ivorys work has won many honors, including the romance writers of americas rita and top ten favorite books of the year awards and romantic. When i first read the book in 2001, i fell in love with it from its earliest pages. Berkley had a backlog of novels by other writers and were unable to schedule her book very quickly, leading to a threeyear gap between the novels. Black silk was the first book i read by judy cuevasjudith ivory and right away she was catapulted to the top of my list as the best romance author ever. A dutiful heart as befitting her name, lovely submit channingdownes was the proper, obedient wife of an aging. Fans of amanda quick and stephanie laurens will adore black silka classic.
The hero and heroine are amazingly vivid, fullyfleshed individuals. The heroine seemed a bit off in behavior and the hero. The large disasters, she would recall later, do not come announced with either bright trumpets or the dark baying of hounds. It took another four years before her third book, bliss, was published. I found that though black silk had redeeming qualities the hero and heroine characters and their relationship they were not enough to save the book a judith ivory is an interesting historical romance author who writes books that are different from many of the other ones you find in the genre.
Berkley had a backlog of novels by other writers and. Black silk by judith ivory 2002, hardcover, large type. Wed love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase. Black silk by judy cuevas and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. He swirled around the last of a brandy he was holding in his hand. Untie my heart by judith ivory meet your next favorite book. Buy black silk by judith ivory 20090818 by judith ivory isbn. A dutiful heartas befitting her name, lovely submit channingdownes was the proper, obedient wife of an aging marquess until her husbands death left her penniless and alone. Judith ivory is the pen name of judy cuevas, a bestselling american author of historical romance novels. This was one of my least favorite judith ivory books.
Therefore, this time, i approached the prospect of rereading it with both excitement and trepidation. The heroine seemed a bit off in behavior and the hero less than heroic although very flawed heroes are common in ivory books. Goodreads members voted black silk into the following lists. Judith ivory books list of books by author judith ivory. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read black silk. Black silk by judith ivory meet your next favorite book. A magnificent and sensuous love story now back in print, black silk has won raves from new york times bestselling authors lavyrle spencer and patricia gaffney, who called it superb, and the.
Black silk by judith ivory 2009, paperback for sale. Between 1988 and 2002 she only wrote 9 books but several of them are among the best romances ever written, imo. A magnificent and sensuous love story now back in print, black silk has won raves from new york times bestselling authors lavyrle spencer and patricia gaffney, who called it superb, and the minneapolis startribune. Entrusted with delivering a small black box to its rightful owner, she calls upon graham wessit, the notorious earl of netham, life has been forever marred by rumor and. Dandy, metrosexual, clotheswhore, victorian romance 1837 1901, romantic spectaclesheroe. Save up to 80% by choosing the etextbook option for isbn. The strength of the book bolsters on the central protagonists graham wessit and submit channing downes. Black silk was one of the first two romance novels i read, and to this day it remains one of my absolute favorites.1417 45 875 638 22 231 1385 714 1059 72 1049 377 704 849 734 1070 596 1062 149 7 50 141 843 267 1090 231 69 869 942 567 820 295 108 52 1177 745 896 1311 1249