The Jester Author:James Patterson & Andrew Gross Hugh De Luc, a poor innkeeper. returns home from the First Crusade wearied from battle and disillusioned by carnage. After journeying from the Holy land back to his own small village, he finds his mightmare is just beginning. — In his absence, Hugh's spm jas been killed and his beloved wife, Sophie, abducted by a ruthless duke in search of a pri... more »celess relic dating back to the Cruifixion. Taking on the role of a jester, Hugh infiltrates the court where he believes Sophie is held captive. There he confronts men more evil than he ever imagined and embarks on an epic battle to restore his broken life.
With the breakneck pace and diszzing action of a thriller and the timelessness and romance of an Arthurian The Jester is a pulse-pounding and enchanting novel. this classic tale of good against evil and the serch for love is the grandest story yet.« less