TMW Book Reviews

An Adventurous Real True Love Story of Princess Diana and her Rogue Private Eye in Cincinnati


Rich McDonough


In “An Adventurous True Love Story of Princess Diana and her Rogue Private Eye in Cincinnati,” Rich McDonough takes readers on an account of romance, mystery, and adventure. The book begins with McDonough introducing himself as the rogue private eye hired to recover a kidnapped child, a task that unexpectedly leads him to Princess Diana. McDonough’s narrative style draws readers into his world, where he shares intimate details of his encounters with the iconic princess. His writing is honest and heartfelt, allowing readers to glimpse the depth of his emotions and the complexity of his relationship with Diana.

Rich reminisces about his past encounters with Diana in 1993. He recalls their clandestine meetings and the deep emotional connection they shared, despite their differences in social status. Rich describes Diana as a woman longing for freedom from her royal obligations and seeking moments of normalcy in her life. Their relationship evolves from professional collaboration to a deep love affair, hidden from the public eye. As they face dangerous situations together and explore their feelings, Rich grapples with his own past and the loss of his late wife, Ethel. Despite the odds stacked against them, Rich and Diana find solace and passion in each other’s company.

What challenges will Rich and Diana face as they pursue their forbidden love? And how will their intense connection impact their lives? Despite their strong bond, they knew their relationship could not last due to their different life circumstances. What secrets and revelations await as Rich uncovers the truth behind the kidnapping?

The book wraps up the author’s thoughts and reflections on adventure, coincidence, and the unique love story between the author and Princess Diana. It’s an interesting blend of personal reflection and storytelling. McDonough has the ability to blend real-life events with elements of the supernatural. He explores the concept of reincarnation, suggesting that Princess Diana and Ethel are actually the same soul inhabiting different bodies. McDonough’s musings on the nature of interconnectedness of events invites readers to ponder the mysteries of life and destiny.

Another highlight is the book’s portrayal of Princess Diana. McDonough paints her as a complex and multifaceted individual, mentioning her kindness, intelligence, and the struggles she faced in her personal life. McDonough’s deep admiration and love for Diana shine through his words, creating a touching tribute to the beloved princess.

McDonough’s storytelling in “An Adventurous True Love Story of Princess Diana and her Rogue Private Eye in Cincinnati” is powerful, and his insights into love, fate, and the human experience really captivates.

– The Moving Words Review

Official Entry: The Most Moving Book Award, Jan. 3, 2025