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Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York, to release first novel, "Her Heart for a Compass"

The Duchess of York has landed a book deal with the romantic fiction publisher Mills & Boon, revealing that she “drew on many parallels from my life” for the historical tale.

Sarah Ferguson’s debut novel, Her Heart for a Compass, will be released in August and tells a fictional account of the life and love story of her great-great-aunt, Lady Margaret Montagu Douglas Scott.

Mills & Boon describes it as an “immersive historical saga” that “sweeps the reader from the drawing rooms of Victoria’s court and the grand country houses of Scotland and Ireland, to the slums of London and the mercantile bustle of 1870s New York”.

It follows Margaret, “who desires to break the mould, follow her internal compass – her heart – and discover her raison d’être – falling in love along the way”.

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by Anonymousreply 4001/15/2021

She's always trying to make a buck.

Keep in mind she never even went to college (like her friend Diana).

by Anonymousreply 101/13/2021

She's trashy. Rude to Diana.

by Anonymousreply 201/13/2021

Well now, I loved Diana, but she was certainly no angel herself.

by Anonymousreply 301/13/2021

What the fuck does any of this have to do with Diana?

by Anonymousreply 401/13/2021

I want to read this book as much as I want to sit through Duchess Meghan narrating a Disney nature documentary.

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by Anonymousreply 501/13/2021

R3 R4 she tried to use a nasty antedote about her "Dear Diana" to sell her book in the 90s.

by Anonymousreply 601/13/2021

Is she still styled The Duchess of York?

I wonder if the leading man in the novel will be a noncey kiddy diddler.

by Anonymousreply 701/13/2021

Fat cocksucker with a thyroid problem

by Anonymousreply 801/13/2021

r8 We resent that.

by Anonymousreply 901/13/2021

R8 is blocked for some reason. Is it a bitch?

by Anonymousreply 1001/13/2021

She is a squealer according to one x-lover. Now just try to get that visual out if your brain. Muhaha!

by Anonymousreply 1101/13/2021

R11 I can't find the thread on the impeachment. Please link me babe x

by Anonymousreply 1201/13/2021

Sarah, Duchess of York

by Anonymousreply 1301/13/2021

I’ll alert the book club

by Anonymousreply 1401/13/2021

Where is she patron of?

by Anonymousreply 1501/13/2021

She's the Patron Saint of Weight watchers R15

by Anonymousreply 1601/13/2021

Was anyone really asking for a Sarah Ferguson novel?

by Anonymousreply 1701/13/2021

This woman is incredibly tiresome. She was supposed to have had a meeting on the 101st floor of the north tower of the World Trade Center on 911. But because of bad traffic between Rockefeller Center (she'd appeared on the Today Show earlier that morning) and the WTC, she wasn't there when the plane hit.

by Anonymousreply 1801/13/2021

I swear that Prince Philip is holding out for as long as he can to stop her and Andrew remarrying.

by Anonymousreply 1901/13/2021

If you’re in to trashy parodies of the Royals, Channel 4’s comedy, The Windsors, is hysterical. Their caricature of Sarah Ferguson is hilariously spot on. (I think it’s on Netflix in the States).

by Anonymousreply 2001/13/2021

The Windsors is hilarious. Their depiction of Fergie is actually pretty charming...

by Anonymousreply 2101/13/2021

“Hello, guuuuuuuuuuuuurls.”

by Anonymousreply 2201/13/2021

Who?

by Anonymousreply 2301/13/2021

She should writer her autobiography, Part II. That would be more interesting than a novel.

Writing good novels is hard.

by Anonymousreply 2401/13/2021

The sequel to "Her Heart for a Compass" will be the raunchier "I Said Suck My Toes, Big Guy!"

by Anonymousreply 2501/13/2021

[quote She should writer her autobiography, Part II.

She came out with her second volume of memoirs all the way back in 2011, r24,.

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by Anonymousreply 2601/13/2021

This woman just won't go anyway. Her day in the sun was a long time ago. Is she doing it because she still has debt problems?

by Anonymousreply 2701/13/2021

Terrible title. Yet, totally in line with what you'd expect the title to be.

by Anonymousreply 2801/13/2021

Oh, dear. (Harrumph)

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by Anonymousreply 2901/13/2021

Mills & Boon is the UK version of Harlequin. Not exactly a prestige publisher.

by Anonymousreply 3001/13/2021

"A novel of the Victorian era."

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by Anonymousreply 3101/13/2021

I think it’s cute how she’s still shacking up with her ex-husband...at least I would if Andy wasn’t such a fuckup.

by Anonymousreply 3201/13/2021

Try as they might, they can't make this plain Jane interesting and calling her the "Duchess of Pork" is an insult to pigs.

by Anonymousreply 3301/13/2021

Will it be published by Harlequin here in the States?

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by Anonymousreply 3401/14/2021

The first thing she tought upon learning of Diana's death? I'm the prettiest one now!"

by Anonymousreply 3501/14/2021

Of course she didn't write this book - a ghost writer did.

by Anonymousreply 3601/14/2021

R35- thought, sorry.

by Anonymousreply 3701/14/2021

Brilliant.

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by Anonymousreply 3801/14/2021

I hope it’s as good as Budgie The Helicopter!

by Anonymousreply 3901/14/2021

But will Camilla pick "Her Heart for a Compass" for her new book club?

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