In her hardcover debut, Deveraux (The Taming) offers an imaginative romantic historical fantasy, whose virtue of unpredictabiity is undermined by plodding. 17 Jun Knight in Shining Armor Jude Deveraux. A COUPLE OF NOTES: 1. Since one of the unique aspects of this novel is its ending, this review. 23 Jun By Jude Deveraux, , Time-Travel Romance Back when A Knight in Shining Armor first came out in hardcover, I bought it read it, love it.
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A Knight in Shining Armor by Jude Deveraux
It would have been the most perfect ending to a beautiful and evocative love story. Holiday Hacks By Keith Bradford. The reincarnation, the souls trying to find each other all these years, searching, the message s that were left behind had me grabbing the tissues. Your Cart items Cart total.
A Knight in Shining Armor
I helped set up for the big signing, and I saw where she would be sitting. Nicholas achieves greatness but dies alone. Like, stop drinking tea ib have sex already! The third person narrative mode felt like it was written for a child; who consequently might forget the character’s names at any given moment, as they were in print, over and over again!
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Robert said Dougless was jealous of his daughter. It is fair to say I enjoyed it despite the fact that it was riddled with flaws. So why the three stars?
This one was rated as a 5 star by so many, you can’t dismiss it. Deveraux spends too much time on Dougless’ difficulty in accepting that Nicholas is from the long ago past–well over pages. As the years went by and I grew older, my reading tastes changed, and so did Ms. Every time she moved, she scraped against a buckle, a welt, or a handle. Anyway, Ann reviewed much better than I can, all I can say is that it has that extra special something that makes a book totally and completely wonderful.
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This occurred when they were shopping, in the hotel room, at the dentist’s office, and whenever paper was discussed, and that doesn’t even cover the parts that took place in the 16th century. Jul 10, Caro rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: I couldn’t hardly put it down. That is NOT a happy end! I bought a lot of romance novels, a lot, but Deveraux was always a must.
An Island Christmas Jenny Colgan. Evelyn Wilson She explains a lot about this book in “A Writing of Knight in Shining Armor” where she in January Deveraux added 50 pages and an explanation of …more She explains a lot about this book in “A Writing of Knight in Shining Armor” where she in January Deveraux added 50 pages and an explanation of what the story was about.
This is a time travel book that touched my heart and made me believe too that there was someone out there at some time in the past for me. For me, that added another layer to the love story. I would still buy her books, but they began to resonate less, and so did some of the rereads.
Dougless finally stands up for herself, only to be left alone in an English churchyard with no money, no passport, no man, no nothing. InI stopped reading them entirely. I love when a book makes you feel what the characters were feeling and this book did that for me. I found Dougless as powerful and pure as she had ever been. Jul 28, MelissaB rated it really liked it Recommends it for: I put it away instead. Fuck it, if I wanted mystery, I’d read Agatha Christie.
I knew this book was something special when I read it for the first time while I was in college. Two hours and a sunburn later, the two of them were fighting over who was going to take the book home that night. A Knight in Shining Armor is a must knighf.
She gave and gave but was always left behind by the men she gave to. I was really disappointed with it. At thirteen, Gloria wore more makeup than Dougless did at twenty-six—and Gloria dveraux hours in the hotel bathroom applying it. Just to get that feeling again. I had to force myself to click on the third star.
It is astonishing to me that there were actually 16 other books pre-dating this one in this series! It is that good. But please try to show some sympathy for her, will you? I worried about that. Too much useless information was plaguing the pages and wore the story down. It is just it stands out more when you read such books nowadays!