Velvet Song Book Summary and Study Guide

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The heroine, Alyxandria Blackett, is a poor lawyers daughter who has an extraordinary talent when it comes to music. Her life is dramatically changed when an evil nobleman hears her and decides that he wants her. When Alyx defies him the evil nobleman retaliates buy killing her father and attempting to get her. Alyx escapes and is talent to an outlaw camp for safety. She also is forced to cut her hair and pretend she is a boy to keep her safe.
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The review of this Book prepared by Katherine

After her father is killed and she is condemned as a witch, alyx is forced to dress as a boy and hide in the forest pretending to be the squire of Ranie montgomery.
The review of this Book prepared by sandra

Alyx Blackett has the voice of an angel...which only ends up causing her problems. Her home burned and her father murdered, she fled to a small camp of brigands overseen by Raine Montgomery. Alyx acts as Raine's squire, hiding as a boy, but she finds herself becoming more and more attracted to the handsome and demanding outlaw knight. How long can she keep her secret? Alyx's love changes the lives and the hearts of the Montgomerys, and their blood enemies, the Chatworths, forever. Jude Deveraux's "Velvet Song" is a melody of love, loss, adventure, and passion.
The review of this Book prepared by Pamela Piarowski

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   1600 to 1899 Action/suspense subplot?    -   Yes Action:    -   chased by authorities/family Virgin, dramatically devirginized    -   Yes Hidden Identity/Secret Motive    -   Yes Is really...    -   he/she is really a she/he If one lover chases another...    -   they alternate

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   warrior/knight Age/status:    -   20's-30's Sex makes him    -   confident    -   blissful

Main Female Character

Age/status:    -   a teen Effect of sexing    -   a better lover


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Misc setting    -   castle

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death How explicit is the sex?    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   impregnation/reproduction    -   actual description of sex    -   Boob talk Focus of story    -   equally on him and her How much dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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