By Jude Deveraux
New York Times bestselling writer Jude Deveraux will catch 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 via a merciless destiny, attractive Dougless Montgomery lies weeping upon a chilly tombstone in an English church. without notice, 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 aspect through a bond so unexpected and compelling it overshadows cause, Dougless is aware that Nicholas is not anything below a miracle: a guy who doesn't search to alter her, who reveals her excellent, 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 experience that lay ahead of them.
Hailed around the world as essentially 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 fable” (Chicago day-by-day Herald).
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Of course I don’t believe that,” she said. “There are a thousand explanations as to why you think you’re from the sixteenth century, but not one of them has to do with my being a witch. Now, will you excuse me? ” He stepped aside so she could enter the tea room, then followed her to the street. All the while, he kept his head down as though he were considering some great problem. Dougless had asked the woman in the tea shop where the nearest bed-and-breakfast was, and as she and Nicholas walked quietly along the street, it bothered her that he didn’t speak.
After she’d left him at the B and B, she’d wandered all over the village trying to find a place to stay for thirty pounds, but there was nothing. All the less expensive places were full. She’d spent six pounds on a meal in a pub, then started walking. She thought perhaps she could make it to another village before night and find shelter there. But the rain had started, it’d grown dark, and all Dougless could find was a leaky shed set in the middle of a field. At first she’d curled up on some dirty straw and gone to sleep, but she awoke sometime during the night to find herself crying—but then, crying seemed to be her normal state over the last twenty-four hours.
He asked, incredulous. ” She sighed. “You put your money in a bank. Money you aren’t using, that is, and use the paper as a substitute for the gold. ” she asked. “In my houses,” he answered, frowning as he considered what she’d told him. “Oh, I see,” she said, smiling. “I guess you dig a hole and hide it. ” Dougless groaned. Enough was enough! “Here’s a tea shop. ” “Yes,” he answered as he opened the door for her. The English custom of afternoon tea was a tradition Dougless had taken to readily.