A Woman of Intrigue: Unabridged edition

By Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, Read by Ell Potter and Sarah Ferguson

‘Written with an incredible eye for detail of the historical setting, this wonderful romantic tale will earn your respect and keep you entertained’ Adele Parks

‘If you loved Her Heart for a Compass, you will love [this book]’ Sunday Times bestselling author Fern Britton

Scandals, seduction and secrets… and one woman’s quest to uncover the truth

Wallflower Lady Mary Montagu Douglas Scott has a secret. Moving effortlessly unnoticed amongst the ballrooms and palaces of Queen Victoria, her sharp intelligence and keen powers of observation allow her to quietly solve society crimes – coming to the rescue of those whose pride and fortune are at stake.

Overlooked and underestimated, Mary finds missing money, recovers stolen jewellery and saves reputations. When she meets Colonel Walter Trefusis, an unlikely and spirited alliance is formed. But Mary has more than met her match in her sleuthing partner. As she battles the expectations of society and her family, Mary must follow her heart – whatever the cost…

Readers love A Woman of Intrigue…

‘This was a book that held me in thrall, at times with my heart in my mouth and at others with hope… I can’t wait for the next book’ Reader review ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘This story had everything to hold your attention for hours: romance, suspense, action and a very human tale.’ Reader review ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘I for one could not put this book down… I love the way you balance history with each character’s storyline.’ Reader review ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘A perfect blend of action, romance, and witty banter. The plot is fast-paced and gripping, the characters are well-drawn and likeable, and the dialogue is sharp and engaging… weaving together a complex and intriguing mystery that will keep you hooked until the end.’ Reader review ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘Absolutely loved this one! I devoured it.’ Reader review ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Previously published as A Most Intriguing Lady

Format: Audio-Book
Release Date: 30 Mar 2023
Pages: None
ISBN: 978-0-00-851300-9
Detailed Edition: Unabridged edition
Sunday Times bestselling author Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, is also a bestselling memoirist and children’s book author, film producer, and has been a spokesperson for Weight Watchers and Wedgwood china. She currently campaigns for her international charity Sarah’s Trust which supports children’s literacy and education globally. She works on historical documentaries and films that draw on her deep interest in Victorian history.She was the daughter-in-law of HM The Queen and former wife of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, brother to King Charles III. Grandmother to August and Sienna and mother of two daughters, Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie. She lives in Windsor with five Norfolk terriers and two corgis.

”'A rollicking, romantic tale of love and intrigue in aristocratic Victorian Scotland. Sarah Ferguson’s fascinatingly detailed novel kept me turning the pages as it’s very entertaining.” - Dame Joan Collins

”'A wonderful and colourful romance, well-researched, well-realised, and rich in historical detail. In short, another beguiling read from the Duchess of York” - Lord Julian Fellowes

”'A fantastic historical mystery with plenty of passion as you would expect from the Duchess of York. A triumph” - New York Times bestselling author Roma Downey OBE

”'She’s done it again, and I bet this one will be even more successful.” - Jeffrey Archer

”'Fast paced, romantic and good fun, this is a modern take on a classic period, with delightful characters to boot.” - Candis Magazine