By Jude Deveraux
New York Times bestselling writer Jude Deveraux will seize your center 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. without warning, the main amazing guy seems to be. it truly is Nicholas Stafford, Earl of Thornwyck…and in line with his tombstone he died in 1564.
Drawn to his facet through a bond so surprising and compelling it overshadows cause, Dougless is familiar with that Nicholas is not anything lower than 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 used to be how robust the chains are that tie them to the past…or the grand experience that lay sooner than them.
Hailed around 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 myth” (Chicago day-by-day Herald).
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But now there was no softness in his face. “Get into that bed and stay there,” he ordered. ” She only nodded at him as he passed her on the way to the bathroom. On the table was a tray of food and a pot of tea. “Bet he didn’t leave me any,” she muttered at the same time she was thinking that she didn’t deserve any more kindness from him. She had been a pest to him. But he’d left enough in the pot for her to have a cup of tea and he’d left a chicken sandwich for her. Gratefully, Dougless ate and drank it all; then, wearing the thin robe, she slipped under the comforter of the second bed.
He held up a pair of boxer shorts, stretching the waistband in and out. “It’s elastic,” she said. ” But his face was so alight with discovery that she couldn’t help feeling good also. “That’s nothing,” she said, smiling. ” She backed out of the dressing room. ” She was still smiling as she closed the door behind her. Standing with her back to the dressing room door, she looked at the clothes around her. How plain they must look to a man who was used to wearing silver armor, she thought. While they had been inside the dressing room, the clerk had placed the armor, the sword, and the dagger in two large, doubled shopping bags and had set them to the left of the dressing room door.
At last the coin dealer stepped back. “Remarkable,” he said. “I have never seen anything like it. ” Nicholas snapped. “Do you think I wait all day here to be inspected like a hog at a fair? ” “Yes, sir,” the coin dealer muttered, scurrying back behind his counter. Nicholas dropped a sackful of coins onto the counter. ” At Nicholas’s tone of voice, Dougless found herself cowering to one side. This armored man had a way of giving orders that could frighten one into doing his bidding. After he’d dropped the coins, Nicholas went to stand before the window while the dealer, with trembling hands, opened the bag.