La Fuente del Amor
El Duque de Madrescourt, un hombre obstinado y dictatorial, informa a su hija, Lady Loretta, que ha hecho arreglos para que esta se case con el hijo del Duque de Sauerdun, un noble francés. Era costumbre, entre los aristócratas franceses y británicos, concertar matrimonios. A Loretta le horroriza la idea de tener que unirse a un hombre a quien jamás había visto en su vida y que además, no lo amaba. Mientras su padre se ausenta, para participar en una carrera de caballos, Lady Loretta decide escaparse a París, acompa?ada de una vieja doncella, dispuesta a ponerse en contacto con su prima Lady Ingrid, quien unos cuantos a?os atrás había abandonado a su marido, para fugarse con el atractivo Marqués de Galston, Loretta suplica a Ingrid, que la ayude a conocer a Fabián de Sauerdun, sin que él conozca su verdadera identidad. Era un plan impresionante, la única forma de escapar al matrimonio arreglado por su padre, pero también descubre que Fabián es muy diferente de lo que ella suponía… el destino tenía sus propios planes… y como se salvará la bella Loretta de las atenciones de un Donjuán parisinoEs relatado, en esta fascinante novela de Barbara Cartland.
The Spirít of Love.
Odella Wayne's radiant beauty is untouched by the ways of the world, but she knows wickedness when she hears it--the Fortune-Teller at the Fairground is a spy for the French! The Marquis of Midhurst receives Odella's news with gratitude--and a perilous request: to identify an assassin and save a Royal's life...Odella is dazzled by the grand and sophisticated Marquis, a veritable Prince Charming...and the Marquis recognizes in the country girl a pure and gallant Heart. As war rages abroad, the irresistible and serene Joy of True Love unites two brave, noble, and patriotic souls!
A Knight in Paris
The proud and handsome Earl of Charncliffe, competing for the cool hand of a noble Incomparable, was off to Paris to do her bidding. But amid the treasures of a vanished aristocracy, the Earl discovered a wealth he'd never dreamed—in the shy loveliness of a young orphaned Comtesse. The Earl found the gentle, compelling power of fated hearts...just when he was pledged to another! Now that the miracle of true love was his at last, must he pay the precious price of honor?
Never Lose Love
Newly orphaned, Josina Marsh faces the daunting prospect of meeting her mother's estranged family at Nevondale Hall. Out of place among the splendors of Nevon, Josina nevertheless falls in love with the handsome Duke. And though he's bound by duty to marry his lovely young cousin, Josina doesn't feel worthy and flees in despair. But neither of them can escape love.
Safe in Paradise
Zarina Bryden is about to be married off to a duke her father's age, so she hatches a plan with a good friend, the Earl of Linwood, and they escape to India but a wary captain makes them marry!
Love Finds a Treasure
The Treasure is Love is #102 in the Bantam series and was published in May 1979. It is the story of Tyson Dale and how he rescues Vania at the village inn and brings her back to the safety of his house. However, he has just returned from Waterloo and is looking for the money that his father withdrew from the bank before his death. How Vania helps him find the treasure and how he finds a wife is the plot of one of my favorite Cartland romances!
The Marquis Wins
Stop this marriage!' As the Comte turned to see who had spoken, Daniela knew with a leap in her heart that the Marquis was there. Although Esme Blanc was a Parisian Courtesan, Daniela could not believe her Stepmother would sink so low as to arrange for her to be married to the Comte, a blackmailer and a procurer. Fortunately, Daniela encountered the Marquis of Crowle and he felt constrained to help an Englishwoman in distress. However, their journey down the Rhine in his yacht was to be anything but plain-sailing -- not with an evil woman lusting for revenge.
Orbit: John Lennon (Spanish Edition) Vol.1 # 1
John Lennon's post Beatles life was every bit as amazing as his time as part of the legendary Fab Four. In the upcoming Bluewater comic book, "FAME: John Lennon," writer Marc Shapiro looks at those up and down moments that defined this true artist and renissance man's final years... right up to the moment when the music truly died. IN SPANISH: John Lennon, componente de los Beatles. Presentamos su comic biografia, su vida fue increíble, formó parte del legendario cuarteto de Liverpool. Comic a todo color en espa?ol.
The King Without a Heart
When Lord Rupert Brooke and his wife are killed in an accident, their only child, Titania, was forced to live with her uncle, the Duke of Starbrooke, who had never approved of her father's marriage and did not consider her grand enough to be a member of the Starbrooke family. Titania is forced to serve her cousin Sophie as no more than a lady's maid. Sophie is to marry Prince Frederick of Velidos, a small country in the Balkans and Titania is taken with her to pander to her every whim. Titania is broken-hearted leaving behind her horse which she adores and her Nanny who is the only person who really loves her. When she reaches Velidos, the King, who is the half-brother of Prince Frederick, finds her in tears and does his best to comfort her. Secretly Titania rides with the King early in the morning before her cousin is awake and discovers that he prides himself on having no heart. How she gains the King's confidence, how she manages to save the King from being murdered and how she eventually finds her own happiness, is all told in this unusual and exciting story by BARBARA CARTLAND. If you like Downton Abbey you will love Barbara Cartland.
A Revolution of Love
Drogo Forde was a master in Queen Victoria's Secret Service. Yet when, on a street in exotic Kozan chance dropped Thekla into his life, he was taken utterly aback. The adventurous beauty was obviously sheltered and of high birth. But when the revolution struck Kozan, Drogo learned that Thekla was the Royal Princess herself! Marrying him, a penniless soldier, would cost Thekla her Royal title -- a situation Drogo's own breeding could never allow. Yet amid the danger, love triumphed, higher and more joyous than any earthly crown!
A Battle of Love.
Devastated by the treachery of the woman he loves, the Marquis of Kenworth leaves London and the Prince Regent's intimate circle of pleasure loving friends, to join the Duke of Wellington's army as plain Captain Ivan Worth. Facing hardship and the grim reality of battle he is convinced that no woman can ever be trusted to love him for himself, rather than his title, and turns his back on romance forever. Now, wounded by a shell from a French gun, he is in Paris, an invalid guest of his close friend the Duke, waiting for his wound to heal and nursing his broken heart. Into this house of despair comes Shenda, the beautiful daughter of Lord Linbury, who is orphaned after the death of her esteemed, but poverty stricken father. Alone in the world, she has travelled to Paris to fulfill her father's last wish that she seek the protection of his old friend, the Duke of Wellington. Still celebrating his victory at the Battle of Waterloo, the Duke quickly realises that his new ward is young and innocent, as well as beautiful. Knowing that his reputation with women precludes Shenda from staying in his own house, he sets her the task of nursing Captain Worth. Despite her patient's rages and his obvious disgust for women, Shenda enthusiastically sets to work, using her mother's traditional herbal remedies in place of the synthetic medicines prescribed by the French doctors. But are Shenda's powers of healing enough to make the cantankerous Captain change his mind and allow her to stayOr will he cast her out onto the dirty, rough streets of ParisAs she plays her music for him, putting her heart and soul into every piece, can she soothe his troubled mind as well as heal the bullet hole in his shoulderOr will she be cast out onto the streets of Paris to fend for herself?
This is Love
When the spirited young Lady Athina Ling was forced to stay the night at a Posting Inn, she heard the screams of a small boy being savagely beaten by Lord Brunham, his stepfather. She vowed to rescue the child woefully mistreated, and very early next morning she takes him to his uncle's manor house. The Marquess of Rockingdale was excessively attractive -- Society's spoiled and notorious darling. Too much so -- Queen Victoria would appoint him her Master of the Horse only if he married... or at the very least, produced a fiancée. Athina agreed to the masquerade for the boy's sake, but when they joined forces to defy a desperate enemy, a charade of Love became genuine -- Heaven's truest Gift of Bliss....
Only a Dream
Fleeing the shocking advances of a lascivious Lord, innocent Isla Kenway sought safety with the dashing Marquis of Longridge. Penniless and lovely, she was alone in the world, save for the nobleman who enraptured her very soul - and who was captivated by the mystery of the astonishing love that Fate had bestowed upon him. For how could the orphan daughter of a London music hall performer be a lady that put the most aristocratic society beauties to shame?
The Bored Bridegroom
For as long as Lucretia Hedley could remember, she had loved the Merlyncourt estate and its handsome young lord, the Marquis. He was the most desired bachelor in all of Regency England and now, suddenly, she was to become the Marquis' wife and mistress of Merlyncourt.But Lucretia knew the Marquis. She knew he had no patience for innocent, sweet girls. He would soon be bored with her and she would lose him.Lucretia had to change. She was determined to become a woman--a sophisticated, experienced woman of the world. Little did she know that such a transformation would entrap both her and the Marquis in a chilling intrigue of danger adn high adventure
Stand and Deliver Your Heart
Just home from Waterloo, the Earl of Wynstock finds himself ardently pursued by Lady Caroline Standish. His only hope of escape is to flee to Wyn Park in the country. But there another woman anxiously awaits him - for a dangerous gang of highwaymen have moved into his ancestral home.
Kiss From a Stranger
Horrified when her beloved dog, Rufus, is caught in a cruel snare while out walking in the estate of Arrow Castle, local Parson’s daughter Shenda is at first relieved when a handsome stranger comes to poor Rufus’s rescue and then at once she is abashed and confused when he claims a kiss – Shenda’s very first – as his reward. But then she is told that her father has been killed by a savage bull and that she must leave the family’s Vicarage forthwith. Penniless Shenda is obliged to take a job at Arrow Castle as a seamstress, where she stumbles across a letter from one of Napoleon Bonaparte’s spies to Society beauty Lucille Gratton, 'the most beautiful Lady in England’, who is staying at The Castle. Reporting the discovery to the Earl, she finds that he is no other than her 'gentleman stranger’ and just as she realises that she is falling in love with the heroic Earl of Arrow, she is embroiled in a counter-espionage plot that puts her young life – and her love for the Earl – in deadly peril.