Eloquent Silence Author:Sandra Brown Lauri is a dedicated young teacher for the deaf. Her past conceals a wound still unhealed, her present is a facade, & she uses her career to hide her loneliness. Drake, daytime TV's most popular star, has two heartaches--the daughter he believes will never have normal life & the dead wife he can't forget. Jennif... more »er is the beautiful hearing-impaired child who may become a pawn between the man & the woman she needs most. Now, in the heart of a New Mexico arts community, the three may became a family--but only if each one dares to find a voice & lets his or hear fears & needs speak for themselves.« less
Lauri leave the Big Apple to take a job as a private tutor for the deaf child of widowed soap star Drake Rivington at his home in Santa Fe. Sparks fly when he returns home from shooting and finds that in addition to being her tutor, Jennifer thinks of Lauri as a surrogate mom figure. Lauri falls for Drake but lives in the shadow of Susan, his perfect ballerina wife. Their loneliness, love for Jennifer and mutual passion bring them closer together, but Lauri still feels like a pale version of ethereal Susan.
A lovely young teacher of the deaf has invested everything in her career to fight loneliness and the pain of her past. When the hearing-impaired daughter of widowed soap opera heartthrob Drake Sloan becomes her pupil, all their lives change. Laurie vows to tolerate this difficult man in order to provide the special tutoring and love his deaf daughter needs.
Eloquent Silence, a reprint novel from Sandra Brown, is a sweet and endearing love story. Drake Rivington is a popular soap opera star, who is still trying to get over his deceased wife. Drake has a young daughter, Jennifer, who is deaf. Feeling that Jennifer needs a tutor to help her Drake hires Lauri Parrish, a teacher for the deaf. Lauri moves into Drake's house to help Jennifer, while Drake is on location for the soap opera. Sparks fly when Drake comes home for a break from his work. Eloquent Silence is a love story that will pull you in and grab hold of your heart. It is so easy to love Jennifer and wonderful to see her learn how to sign and even speak some words. While the little girl is winning your heart, her father and Lauri are falling in love. How sweet a novel