The novelist Barbara Cartland died at the age of 98. Here is all you want to know and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
A prolific and commercially successful British author, she is known for her romance novels. Her more than 700 books sold nearly 800 million copies worldwide.
Early in her career, she wrote a gossip column for The Daily Express. She published her debut novel, Jigsaw, in 1922.
She had a brief stint as an aviator.
She was the daughter of a British Army officer. She was married twice and had three children.
She is the step-grandmother of Princess Diana.
How did Barbara Cartland die?
Cartland wrote more than 700 books which sold nearly 800 million copies worldwide. Her first novel, Jig-Saw, was written in 1922. Many of her novels have been adapted to media including films for television, most notably A Hazard of Hearts and Duel of Hearts. She died from cancer at age 98.
"Among men, sex sometimes results in intimacy; among women, intimacy sometimes results in sex."Barbara Cartland
"I'll keep going till my face falls off."Barbara Cartland
"I have always found women difficult. I don't really understand them. To begin with, few women tell the truth."Barbara Cartland
"A woman asking 'Am I good? Am I satisfied?' is extremely selfish. The less women fuss about themselves, the less they talk to other women, the more they try to please their husbands, the happier the marriage is going to be."Barbara Cartland
"A woman should say: 'Have I made him happy? Is he satisfied? Does he love me more than he loved me before? Is he likely to go to bed with another woman?' If he does, then it's the wife's fault because she is not trying to make him happy."Barbara Cartland