Scandal-Plagued Fergie in NYC for Book Signing

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    Could Fergie be a new resident of the New York City?

    Sarah Ferguson alluded to her influence-peddling scandal while appearing at a Manhattan book promotion.

    The Duchess of York quipped to an audience of book sellers on Wednesday: "As you all know, I really don't like grownups. I prefer children.''

    Ferguson has been in the news this week for an influence-peddling scandal. A British tabloid reported Sunday that she had offered access to her former husband Prince Andrew for $724,000.

    Fergie Alludes to Scandal at NYC Book Event

    [NY] Fergie Alludes to Scandal at NYC Book Event
    Days after being accused of trying to sell access to her royal ex-husband, Sarah Ferguson is in New York to promote her book series for children.

    But on Wednesday she will be at BookExpo America at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, where she will attend a breakfast for children's book authors and then sign books.

    There's also rumors that the ex-royal could by considering a move to the Big Apple.

    The duchess apologized for "a serious lapse in judgment'' after the influence-selling story appeared in the News of the World.

    She has written several children's books including "Tea for Ruby'' and her latest series, ``Helping Hand Books.''