By Jude Deveraux
New York Times bestselling writer Jude Deveraux will trap your middle with this reissue of her signature vintage novel, a time-travel romance that includes a present-day heroine and a speeding hero from the 16th century!
Abandoned through a merciless destiny, attractive Dougless Montgomery lies weeping upon a chilly tombstone in an English church. abruptly, the main striking guy looks. it truly is Nicholas Stafford, Earl of Thornwyck…and in keeping with his tombstone he died in 1564.
Drawn to his aspect via a bond so surprising and compelling it overshadows cause, Dougless is aware that Nicholas is not anything lower than a miracle: a guy who doesn't search to alter her, who unearths her ideal, attention-grabbing, 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 event that lay earlier than them.
Hailed all over the world as probably 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 delusion” (Chicago day-by-day Herald).
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He carried her all the way back to the B and B where he was staying, and when he pushed open the door, he found the landlady sitting on a chair and waiting for him. “There you are,” the landlady said, relief in her voice. “I heard you leave, and I knew in my heart that something was wrong. Oh, you poor dears, you both look done in. ” She looked at Nicholas. “I took your dinner up earlier, but you didn’t answer my knock. ” Nicholas nodded at the woman, then followed her up the stairs, still carrying Dougless, but also managing to ignore her.
Nicholas set the woman down. Somehow, he did not know how, but he had made a fool of himself. Did this century allow a nobleman to be defamed? And what manner of weapon were the small black machines these people held before their faces? For that matter, what manner of little people were they who held the machines? He did not ask his questions, as questions seemed to annoy the witch-woman. “Madam, you are injured,” he said, and Dougless could tell by the way he stiffened that he was mortified that he’d injured her.
Nodding, Dougless blew her nose on a paper napkin. “And at the mercy of men who believe they’re from the sixteenth century, too. Oh, sorry,” she added. But Nicholas didn’t seem to hear her. He got up and began pacing the garden. There were four other tables but no other customers. “You but knelt by the tomb—my tomb—and asked for a . ” He looked at her. “A Knight in Shining Armor. It’s an American saying. All women want a gorgeous . . I mean, a . . ” “I didn’t call you,” she said fiercely. “It’s customary to cry when you get left in a church.