My Heart Has Seventeen Rooms Author:Carol Bartholomew "I might have known!" Bart groans when his wife — - donates his blood -- — - is mistaken for a maharajah's bride -- — - and smuggles American reporters into a top-level Russian tour! — "This book is based on what actually happened to me," Carol Bartholomew writes, "and especially of the time I spent in a seventeen-room Indian hospital. Those sevent... more »een rooms, and the people who occupied them, remain a part of my heart. I loved India."