Controversial new Harry and Meghan biography Finding Freedom was finally released today and unleashed a new wave of revelations about the Sussexes’ strained relationship with the Royal family and Megxit. But eyebrows have been raised by the fulsome praise heaped on the couple in the book by both the authors and an army of unnamed friends and sources. Authors Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand provide very detailed accounts of the couple’s intimate moments and inner thoughts – but the Duke and Duchess of Sussex claim they were not interviewed and did not contribute to the book. Scobie said today that while they did not interview the couple, ‘many’ friends gave them insights – providing ‘a lens to the couple through their friends and their circle of aides’. Palace insiders have described the book as ‘score settling’ after Harry and Meghan left the Royal Family for a life in Los Angeles – after suddenly announcing their intentions in January in a move that left The Queen ‘hurt’. Royal expert Penny Junor, author of Prince Harry: Brother, Soldier, Son, Husband, told MailOnline: ‘The authors certainly have some extraordinarily personal and private details about Harry and Meghan, but the couple have said they… Read full this story
- Strictly Come Dancing 2018 final, live: Stacey Dooley and Kevin Clifton crowned champions despite finishing bottom of scoreboard
- Special Report: Behind the scenes at Fota Island this festive season
- 12 feel-good places to revive your mind, body and soul in 2019
- The 72 books we’ll all be talking about in the first half of 2019
- Strictly Come Dancing 2018 final, live: Ashley Roberts and Faye Tozer don't drop a point but who will public pick as winner?
- Joe Willock strikes twice to fire Arsenal past Blackpool during mass home boycott
- The little ways to make a big difference in 2019
- Barack and Michelle Obama: From their wedding to having children, the power couple’s greatest moments
- Laura Kennedy
- I turned our family card game into a £1 million business – but I only have to work 30 mins A DAY
The 26 most toe-curling quotes from Finding Freedom: Friends who are amazed by Meghan's packing skills and call her 'Grace under fire, classmates who taunt her for being 'perfect' and how Harry is 'tough to impress' (so does it sound like anyone you know?) have 329 words, post on www.dailymail.co.uk at August 11, 2020. This is cached page on CuBird. If you want remove this page, please contact us.