A Hazard of Hearts [Barbara Cartland] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Serena was happy at Staverley. She loved to roam the stately. A HAZARD OF HEARTS by Barbara Cartland, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. LibraryThing Review. User Review – DWWilkin – LibraryThing. Normally I would not read Cartland but I came across some of the plot whilst researching the.
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With her freedom lost on the turn of a card, Serena is bound by a debt of honour to marry. Jun 21, Strangerealms rated it liked it Shelves: Return to Book Page. It is obviously demure. We can notify you when this item is back in stock.
Based on a novel by Barbara Cartlandit was released in This is my favourite book of hers. That’s when she makes a deal with a villainous guy called Lord Wrotham. Her father was killed in a duel after losing her hand, her inheritance and her home in a game of cards. 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.
Oh goodness the most boring heroine I have read among Barbara Cartland’s books so far This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Teenagers Tim Ingram and his friend Rebecca investigate a ghost story involving a boy, Tom Inskip, who mysteriously died in Tim’s parents’ cottage in Other books in this series.
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Lord Vulcan wins and simply pleased that he has saved someone from the nasty Wrotham, he thinks no more about the event. There was a noise, guttural and thick, such as an animal makes when it pulls down its prey, and hazarr suddenly there was only the sound of footsteps running down the tunnel towards the open sea.
This was made into a made of Tv movie back in the ‘s. Eventually, the dowager learns that Serena has a dowry cadtland her maternal grandfather haxard to her; it’s 80 pounds and the heroine’s gamblerholic late father couldn’t get his hands on it because of the legal stipulations in his father in law’s will.
I like it better than the movie it is so good book. Visit our Streaming Guide. Men and women bearing distinguished names linked with the history of England met at Mandrake for one reason and for one reason only – to gain money. It just makes more sense that way. A Saga of Hearts 2 books. Stones were flying through the air, one after another they crashed against her, beating the Marchioness to barbaara knees and then to the ground.
There is a movie and it’s available at Amazon. Harriet becomes instantly hateful towards Serena because she can’t bear to share her home and her son with a beautiful and younger woman.
Mandrake has a lot of secrets. Serena Staverley was happy at Staverley Court. Because I so wanted to wack the bitch and then kick in the nuts of old boar. Fortunately, Serena manages to escape from Lord Wrotham and Justin discovers that his dearest mommy is a ratty old bitch.
Of course in the more politically correct movie more suited to the late 80s, Nicholas only gave Isabel a piece of his mind, a hard kiss, and left. After he lost the wager, her father then went and got killed in a duel. A strange, cold man whose clifftop mansion echoed with terrible secrets. And it’s a full length novel, not category romance with under pages. Worse still, it seems that he went willingly, even deliberately to his death.
Hazard of Hearts Barbara Cartland No preview available – Near the end of the book when Serena is running for her life, Vulcan’s mother chases her and stops midway and goes in another direction. Serena lost everything, when her father lost a game of cards. What he ever saw, was how she never having enough money. There’s this evil man in the story, Lord Wrotham who has always beat her father and one day Serena’s father bets everything he owns including his daughter’s hand in marriage.
The biggest of these is the H’s evil mother Harriet, the dowager marchioness.
Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Jun 19, MissKitty rated it it was amazing. Goofs Just after Justin asks Serena to marry him for the first time and he then walks toward the window, you can see a thin microphone being poked towards him as the walks away – the sound guy then realises it’s in shot and pulls it back.
Open Preview See a Problem? Justin now finds himself in possession of the house and Serena, but has no idea of what to do with them. Justin wasn’t especting, that his new charge is a young beautiful woman. Nov 24, Mauricia rated it it was amazing Shelves: WAY better than the cheesy movie adaptation, I used to read a lot of Barbara Cartland – they’re all fluff.
There was a shout, an incoherent noise, a splashing of oars as if they hastily and without caution struck the water.