Jude Deveraux



The Black Lyon
Avon Historical Romance

Darkly handsome and rich beyond imagining, the bold English conqueror was called the Black Lyon for his lionlike fierceness. He had no match among enemies, or women...until he met Lyonene, the green-eyed beauty whose fiery spirit matched his own.

Through a whirlwind romance and stormy marriage, she endured every peril to be by his side...until jealousy and vicious lies drove her across the Irish Sea and into grave danger. One man coul save her - only the fierce Black Lyon had the courage to destroy the ruthless plot that had driven them apart and threatened the bond of love they had vowed could never be broken.


- The Montgomery Chronicles -


Velvet Promise (1501)
Pocket Books Fiction

All of England rejoiced on her wedding day. But Judith vowed that her husband would get only what he took from her!

At the flower-bedeced alter, the first touch of their hands ignited an all-consuming passion. Gavin Montgomery looked deep into her golden eyes and burned with desire for her...but his heart had been pledged to another.

Humiliated and alone in a strange castle, Judith resolved to hate this husband who took her body, but rejected her love...never admitting her fear of losing him.

But destiny held another fate for Judith...a fate that would keep at last...The Velvet Promise.


Highland Velvet
Pocket Books Fiction

Bronywn MacArran was a proud Scot. Stephen Montgomery was one of the hated English.

He came to Scotland as a conqueror, saw her beauty and was vanquished. But still she would abhor him.

She owned a temper hot enough to forge the armors of battle or inflame a valiant soldier's passion. Yet still she would resist him.

She became his reason to live, his reason to love. And still she would deny him.

But while clan fough clan, while brother took up sword against brother, and the Highlands ran with blood, their destiny was made...and this mighty warrior pledged himself to this woman's pride, her honor and her name - and made of their love a torch to burn through the ages!


Velvet Song
Pocket Books Fiction

They were both outcasts by a harsh decree - and on the brink of a shared destiny of passion!

With her father murdered, her home burned, lovely Alyx Blackett fled to the woods - and sanctuary in the camp of Raine Montgomery, a nobleman outlawed by the king's edict. There she hid her beauty in the guise of a boy, and her sorrow in her work as Montgomery's squire.

But how long could such loveliness as hers be hidden? How long could such a gallant man's desires be blind? And soon - even as a blood feud raged between the Montgomery's family honor - one woman's love would make all the difference... one woman's love would inflame a hero's passion, touch a king's pity, and raise a song of praise in every English heart.


Velvet Angel
Pocket Fiction Books

The soaring, breathless, tumultuous climax of the Montgomery annals...

She came to him as a precious gift, a naked angel rolled in a rug. Once he gazed into her green eyes, saw her tangle of honey blonde hair, he was undone with passion.

Elizabeth would never surrender.. He was a hated Montgomery - she was a Chatworth - and the blood war between their families raged on, a wildfire of rape, murder, and betrayal.

Elizabeth vowed to fight the handsome lord, to resist the burning desire in his eyes - no matter how great the temptation.


A Knight in Shining Armor
Pocket Books Fiction

Abandoned by a cruel fate, lovely, thoroughly modern Dougless Montgomery lay weeping upon a cold tombstone in an English church. Suddenly, as if in answer to her prayers, the most extraordinary man appeared.

He was Nicholas Stafford, Earl of Thornwyck... and according to his tombstone he had died in 1564. Tall, broad of shoulder, attired in gleaming silver and gold, he was magnificent. Drawn to his side by a bond so sudden and compelling it overshadowed reason, Dougless knew that Nicholas was nothing less than a miracle: a man who would not seek to change her, who found her perfect, fascinating, just as she was.

Yet she could not imagine how strong were the chains that tied them to the past... or the grand adventure that lay before them...