By Jude Deveraux
New York Times bestselling writer Jude Deveraux will seize your middle with this reissue of her signature vintage novel, a time-travel romance that includes a present-day heroine and a rushing hero from the 16th century!
Abandoned by way of a merciless destiny, attractive Dougless Montgomery lies weeping upon a chilly tombstone in an English church. unexpectedly, the main impressive guy seems. it really is Nicholas Stafford, Earl of Thornwyck…and in response to his tombstone he died in 1564.
Drawn to his facet by way of a bond so surprising and compelling it overshadows cause, Dougless understands that Nicholas is not anything below a miracle: a guy who doesn't search to alter her, who reveals her ideal, interesting, simply as she is. What Dougless by no means imagined was once how robust the chains are that tie them to the past…or the grand experience that lay prior to them.
Hailed around the globe as the most romantic novels of all time, A Knight in Shining Armor is “a excellent love tale that spans centuries, worlds, and souls. it's the epitome of each woman’s myth” (Chicago day-by-day Herald).
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Slowly, he walked to the tomb, his tomb, and ran his fingers over the carving of the death date. Had he died when he’d traveled through the void? When the witch had conjured him forth to this time—the churchman had said it was now 1988, four hundred and twenty-four years later— did that mean she had killed him in 1564? How could he make her understand that he had to return? If he had died on 6 September 1564, that meant he had proven nothing. It would mean he had left too much undone. What horror had befallen the people he’d left behind?
The woman behind the counter asked. “Tea for two,” Dougless said. ” “We have clotted cream and strawberries also,” the woman said. Absently, Dougless nodded, and in moments the woman passed a tray holding a pot of strong tea, cups, and plates of food across the counter to her. She paid, then picked up the tray and looked at Nicholas. ” He followed her outside to a little garden that had vines growing over the old brick walls that enclosed it. Fat old-fashioned roses ran along the border and filled the area with their fragrance.
If you’ll just give me the fifty dollars we agreed on, I’ll leave. In pounds, that’s . ” To her horror, she realized that was only about thirty pounds. A room in this bed-and-breakfast had cost forty pounds. But a deal was a deal. ” When he just stood there, she rummaged in the shopping bags until she found his paper money; then she removed thirty pounds and gave him the rest of it. “Tomorrow you can take your coins to the dealer and he’ll give you more modern money,” she said as she turned to go.
A Knight in Shining Armor by Jude Deveraux