Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Saved by the Duke

Saved by the Duke is #123 in the Pink Collection and was published in December 2014. The Duke of Rockcliffe, who has just inherited the title after his long years fighting against Napoleon, also finds out that he was a ward named Nelita. She is an heiress and kicking up larks and scandal in London! He realizes he needs to take charge of the situation before she ruined!

This cover is identical to the US Pyramid book, Love in Hiding:http://barbaracartlandbooksandcoverart.blogspot.com/2010/03/love-in-hiding.html

Monday, December 1, 2014

Love by Moonlight

Love by Moonlight is #122 in the Pink Collection and was published in November 2014. Konstantina Millbank is an orphan and traveling to her new guardian in her mother's home country. She meets the handsome Prince Gregor, the only young person in this elderly household.

This cover is identical to the UK Corgi cover of The Shadow of Sin http://barbaracartlandbooksandcoverart.blogspot.com/2009/05/shadow-of-sin.html  another great Francis Marshall illustration!

Monday, November 17, 2014

Blessing of the Gods

Blessing of the Gods is #121 in the Pink Collection and was published in October 2014. Lord Springdale is surprised by a girl who jumps into his carriage, thinking it's for hire. Mellina is escaping a forced marriage and since they have the same problem, they decide to run away together to Tunisia.

This cover is identical to Camfield #59, The Goddess of Love. http://barbaracartlandbooksandcoverart.blogspot.com/2011/07/goddess-of-love.html

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Love Solves the Problem

Love Solves the Problem is #120 in the Pink Collection and was published in September 2014. It's the new story by Barbara Cartland of Lady Sheila Rosswood who was a pauper after the death of her father. She takes up a position as secretary to Viscount Stone and is able, with his help, to gain back some of the money her father had lost!

This cover is identical to Camfield #85 Love at First Sight http://barbaracartlandbooksandcoverart.blogspot.com/2012/01/love-at-first-sight.html

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Crowned by Music

Crowned by Music was published in August 2014 and is #119 in the Pink Collection. A Balkan prince needs an English bride and Linetta is the relative of Queen Victoria who is chosen. She is determined to get to know him without his knowledge that she is his future bride, so she travels as a governess.

This cover is identical to Bantam #64 A Duel with Destiny http://barbaracartlandbooksandcoverart.blogspot.com/2009/08/duel-with-destiny.html  I think these early covers of Francis Marshall some of his best!

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Beyond the Horizon

July 2014 is the publication date for Beyond the Horizon # 118 in the Pink Collection. Rosilda Harvey is given a choice to stay at her school as a junior teacher but decides to take a job as companion to one of the students who is a princess of Montdeaves in company of Sir Andrew Dexter. Adventures ensue as they return the princess to her country.

This cover is identical to an early Jove book entitled The Horizons of Love. http://www.amazon.com/The-Horizons-Love-Barbara-Cartland/dp/0515055697

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

The Bride Runs Away

The Bride Runs Away is #117 in the Pink Collection and was published in June 2014. Iona Langdale is wedding her best friend the next day when she overhears him telling another of his love and reason why he can't marry her! She runs away and ends up at the home of the Earl of Woodbridge who is searching for the family treasure!

This cover is identical to Camfield #128 Safe in Paradise http://barbaracartlandbooksandcoverart.blogspot.com/2012/04/safe-in-paradise.html