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A Knight in Shining Armor by Jude Deveraux

By Jude Deveraux

New York Times bestselling writer Jude Deveraux will trap your center 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 means of a merciless destiny, stunning Dougless Montgomery lies weeping upon a chilly tombstone in an English church. by surprise, the main amazing guy seems to be. it truly is Nicholas Stafford, Earl of Thornwyck…and based on his tombstone he died in 1564.

Drawn to his facet by way of a bond so surprising and compelling it overshadows cause, Dougless is familiar with that Nicholas is not anything below 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 used to be how powerful the chains are that tie them to the past…or the grand event that lay ahead of them.

Hailed all over the world as essentially the most romantic novels of all time, A Knight in Shining Armor is “a wonderful 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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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? Nicholas had dropped to his knees on the cold stone floor and begun to pray. Perhaps if his prayers were as strong as the witch’s magic, he could overrule her power and return himself.

She’d thought he’d made a major slip up in his disguise when he’d pretended to know so little about Robert Dudley, but as he’d said more, Dougless knew he’d been right. She’d have to call her father for the dates, but she knew without asking that in 1564, the year this man said he’d last been in, Robert Dudley had not yet been made the earl of Leicester. So now this man was standing there in wet clothes that clung to his beautiful body, and he was asking her what a toilet and sink were. She had to restrain herself from asking what he’d been using if he didn’t know what a toilet was.

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. ” She gave one last look to his blue eyes that looked so sorrowful, then turned and left.

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