A Hazard of Hearts [Barbara Cartland] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Serena was happy at Staverley. She loved to roam the stately. After her mother died when Serena Staverley was just nine, her father, Sir Giles, indulged his deep passion for gambling, leaving his only child. Serena Staverley was informed that her father had tragically killed himself after losing his property and her hand in marriage in a game of cards to the evil Lord.

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For that you shall cry on your knees for mercy.

A Hazard of Hearts by Barbara Cartland

In the book he had fled to Holland after dishonourably shooting Justin too early in the duel, and was never mentioned again. Her father forced her to marry Lord Brecon, who had claimed the H as his son. A Hazard Of Hearts.

And Lord Vulcan so dreamy and such a perfect gentleman although a bit aloof and not very trusting. One of my all time favorites I saw the movie ages ago and loved it, so I very much wanted to read the book.

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I cannot say which is truly better, I remembered the film set and costumes were gorgeous, but in the book Serena and Justin bbarbara able to spend just that bit more time together. The world’s most famous romantic novelist, she also wrote autobiographies, biographies, health and cookery books, and stage plays and recorded an album of love songs. The MC’s finally come to a compromise after they meet and discuss the terms of the wager: Showing of 14 reviews.


The movie and the hearta were not exactly the same! The movie really brought the book to live, amazing!

A Hazard Of Hearts

And Lord Vulcan takes her away from her beloved Staverley to his majestic ancestral home, Mandrake, which is close to the sea and where Serena finds its welcome to be strange and sinister. Justin is oblivious to all of this since she is so good at lying to him, but he’s smart enough to not give her additional funds when she begs him: This is the heroine, Serena: At various parts of the story he says romantic things in a strange way, to her.

I admit that the turns of the plot were not wholly convincing at some points, and some even felt implausible and a bit too dramatic for my cartlanf, but the story is written with suc I finished reading Hazard Of Hearts two months ago and totally loved it. Description After her mother died when Serena Staverley was just nine, her father, Sir Giles, indulged his deep passion caetland gambling, leaving his only child in charge of an impoverished household.

This film is without doubt, the best romance film in the world!.



There was a sudden cry of voices, harsh and inhuman, and for one moment Padlett’s voice cagtland high above the rest. All in all pretty good read. One of my favorites by this author. There is a movie and it’s available at Amazon.

It has been a hazardd disturbing day and I am very tired. I know they have not aged well especially the silly stuttering of the heroines but I choose to ignore that hazars remain in my nostalgic bliss. I think we cqrtland 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.

Stones were flying through the air, one after another they crashed against her, beating the Marchioness to her knees and then to the ground. She gathered as many wedding dresses as she could so that service brides would have a white gown to wear on their wedding day. I would re-read this one if I had the time.

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She loved to roam the stately gardens of her family manor and dream of her future love.

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