Hazard of Hearts (The Eternal Collection) – Kindle edition by Barbara Cartland. Romance Kindle eBooks @ A Hazard Of Hearts by Barbara Cartland. Serena Staverley was happy at Staverley Court. She loved to roam the stately gardens of her family. A HAZARD OF HEARTS by Barbara Cartland, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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The hero is a bit aloof but it’s in keeping with his character and he is always tender towards od heroine. A Hazard of Hearts is a made-for-television romantic film starring Helena Bonham Carter in one of her first major roles.

A Hazard of Hearts

I think we are assured now in our study of the regency that even were such play to be done, it would be considered debasing against all sides, and that would mean the hero we learn to know in this story, Lord Vulcan, would never engage in such.

The novel was published in Book version, he was the villain who had seduced her heartw and abandoned the poor pregnant girl. Mandrake has a lot of secrets. Of course, this wouldn’t be a Barbara Cartland novel if the heroine doesn’t do a couple of stupid things that temporarily derail the smooth route to a happy ever after. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.

In the book Barbara paints her as getting into everything, fortune tellers, drugs. It just makes more sense that way.


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You must be careful. Then there was silence. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of It was a bestseller.

The OW gets mad at this and ends up taking out her anger on the heroine, by being spiteful and nasty. I cannot say which is truly better, I remembered the film set and costumes were gorgeous, but in the book Serena and Justin were able to spend just that bit more time together. The minute they arrive, the maid Eudora is the first to sense the evil threat that’s present: I did find some of her shorter category romance but they did not impress It took me a little searching to find an e-book version and finally found a gritty uploady version which was worth it.

Compulsive gambler, Sir Giles Staverley, is tricked into gambling away his home by his old adversary Fartland Harry Wrotham.

After her arrival at his ancestral home of Mandrake, she discovers by chance the secrets of his family, and is thrust into a world of smugglers, highwaymen, abduction and murder. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Cartland seemed to have here in this sampling of her style and tale. A Saga of Hearts 2 books. There were some parts in it that were a bit dumb or merely unconvincing while in the film, they were cleverly adapted and also some soppy words and sequences which were not soppy at all in the film.

Historical Romance Historical Romance. The H is always cordial to Isobel but he’s not interested in her romantically. Some of her books were made into films. Thank goodness Serena only started to speak in dotsdots when she tried to tell Justin her love: I was fooled by Helena Bonham Carters excellent interpretation.


The H, who’s in love with her, gets angry and heartbroken and leaves her alone at Mandrake while he drowns his sorrows in alcoholic stupor at his London townhouse. She could run, or she could bow to the will of the cagtland stranger who held her father’s debt. The world’s most famous romantic novelist, she also wrote autobiographies, biographies, health and cookery books, and Dame Mary Barbara Hamilton Cartland was a English writer, during her long career, she wrote over books, making her one of the most prolific authors of the 20th century.

In the movie, she keeps chasing her until she reaches her fate. Oddly, although my favourite books to read are historical romances especially Georgette Heyerand although Barbara Cartland wrote an astonishing books in her lifetime, this is the first time I have actually read one.

Serena’s cousin Nicholas offers to save her by marrying her because he thinks that the H is too dangerous and infamous to be a proper husband for his sheltered little cousin.