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Another Woman's Husband

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From the bestselling author of The Secret Wife and The Manhattan Girls, Another Woman's Husband will be adored by all fans of The Crown. Wallis Simpson is brought enticingly to life in this gripping, moving novel about two women thrust into the spotlight, followed by scandal, touched by loss.

'One of my favourite books of this year. Fascinating, glamorous and utterly compelling... historical fiction at its best' Tracy Rees, author of
The Hourglass.

'With superb story-telling and a lush backdrop of period detail...a novel that is impossible to put down, about two women who are impossible to forget. I loved it!' Hazel Gaynor

Two women who challenged the Crown.
Divided by time. Bound by a secret...

At the age of fifteen, carefree Mary Kirk and indomitable Wallis Warfield meet at summer camp. Their friendship will survive heartbreaks, separation and the demands of the British Crown until it is shattered by one unforgivable betrayal...

Rachel's romantic break in Paris with her fiancé ends in tragedy when the car ahead crashes. Inside was Princess Diana. Back in Brighton, Rachel is haunted by the accident, and intrigued to learn the princess had visited the last home of Wallis, Duchess of Windsor, only hours before the crash. Soon, the discovery of a long-forgotten link to Wallis Simpson leads Rachel to the truth behind a scandal that shook the world...


'Riveting! I thoroughly enjoyed this intriguing tale of
friendship and betrayal' Rosanna Ley

devoured Another Woman's Husband in a few days. This has bestseller written all over it.' Louise Beech

'With seamless ease Gill evokes the events and characters of two eras...with great verve and a smattering of delicious fictional licence.
Delightful' Liz Trenow

'Gill Paul has taken two of the twentieth century's most enigmatic women, one revered, the other reviled, and woven them into
a deft story of friendship and betrayal' Kate Riordan

Compelling and full of surprises ****' The Lady

'Sheds light on a scandal and a love story which deserves to be read by many. A fascinating read which made me lose several hours to this story.
I have no hesitation in recommending it and am keen to see what time in history Gill Paul will turn her hand to next' Shaz's Book Blog

Genre: Historical

Praise for this book

"This is an intriguing and involving book that explores a really fascinating period in time in a clever and highly enjoyable way. I was hooked into both timelines from the start." - Joanna Courtney

"Meticulously researched and evocatively written, this sweeping story will keep a tight hold on your heartstrings until the final page." - Iona Grey

"A cleverly crafted novel and an enthralling story: the heartbreak genuine, the research brilliant. I love the way the present narrative throws light on the past story so that the transitions are smooth. A triumph." - Dinah Jefferies

"Gill Paul has clearly done her research in this absorbing story that cleverly blends imagination with historical fact... Tragic, touching and authentic-feeling." - Kate Riordan

"A marvellous story: gripping, romantic and evocative of a turbulent and fascinating time." - Lulu Taylor

"A heart-warming affirmation of the tenacity of human love." - Liz Trenow

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