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A Million Little Pieces

Alex Malarkey and the Death of American Innocence

Sam Johnson | Posted 04.04.2015 | Comedy
Sam Johnson

Only a few short weeks ago it would have seemed impossible that such a vividly told account could have been made up. Who else but someone who had actually seen heaven with his own eyes would have been able to describe it so elegantly as "white," "shiny" and "perfect?"

Not Matching up Well to the Wolf of Wall Street

Adam Resnick | Posted 02.15.2014 | Entertainment
Adam Resnick

I see few comparisons between Jordan Belfort's autobiography to my memoir, Bust. What Belfort and I do have in common is that we have a story, just like everyone else. The nature of our bad acts just gave us a platform to tell it.

James Frey: Oprah's 'Smell Of Awesomeness' Fills A Room

Posted 08.03.2012 | TV

Author James Frey joined "Jersey Shore" cast-member Jennifer "JWoww" Farley in one of Andy Cohen's usual odd couple mash-ups on "Watch What Happens: L...

Three Cups Of Lies: How Much Do Facts Matter?

Christian Piatt | Posted 01.16.2012 | Religion
Christian Piatt

We're obsessed in today's world with facts. Every syllable uttered by people in positions of power is put under a microscope, and we, the general public, love nothing more than to have subterfuge reveal in the media spotlight.

Top 10 Bestselling Books In Oprah’s Book Club

GalleyCat | Jason Boog on May 20, 2011 10:31 AM | Posted 07.20.2011 | Books

To commemorate the end of Oprah’s Book Club, the Nielsen Company has compiled a list of the top ten bestselling books from Oprah Winfrey‘s magical...

James Frey Discusses The Big O, His Blasphemous New Book Pre-Oprah Interview

The Fix | Posted 07.16.2011 | Books

When she discovered that much of his memoir were fabricated, an irate Oprah Winfrey nearly drove the much-maligned writer to drink. Today he's back on...

Controversial Book About Jesus Headed To Big Screen?

Posted 06.25.2011 | Entertainment

James Frey creates plenty of controversy on paper. A big screen version of his latest book could amplify his polarizing profile a million times over. ...

James Frey To Return To Oprah Winfrey Show | Posted 06.21.2011 | Books

James Frey is either brave or masochistic. He's agreed to be one of Oprah Winfrey's final guests on her syndicated show, even though she famously fill...

7 Authors (Other Than Greg Mortenson) Who Were Charged With Deceit | Patrick Huguenin | Posted 06.20.2011 | Books

Until Sunday night, Greg Mortenson was an unscathed hero. His charity, the Central Asia Institute, had built schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan. He w...

Greg Mortenson Blames Co-Author For Inaccuracies In 'Three Cups Of Tea' | Posted 06.19.2011 | Books

In an exclusive series of interviews with editorial director Alex Heard, Mortenson admitted to making mistakes both as a writer and nonprofit manager,...

James Frey's New Book: At Least He Calls It Fiction This Time

Newsweek | Rebecca DanaApril 17, 2011 | Posted 06.18.2011 | Books

The famed fabulist talks about his new book, The Final Testament of the Holy Bible, and how he feels about the critics....

James Frey Sparks New Controversy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Controversial author James Frey is set to ignite another firestorm with his new book, "The Final Testament of the Holy Bible," in which the second com...

James Frey and the Creative Writing Master of Fine Arts

Seth Abramson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Seth Abramson

James Frey, author of A Million Little Pieces, is again facing scrutiny for a publishing venture -- a scandal that emphasizes the wide gulf between younger and older literary artists.

James Frey's Many Pen Names

The New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

James Frey -- the controversial author of "A Million Little Pieces" and "Bright Shiny Morning" -- is using so many pseudonyms lately that any nom de p...

Famous Merton Book Must Be Recalled Due to Censorship

Mark Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Mark Shaw

Thomas Merton's story, as portrayed in The Seven Storey Mountain, was an intentionally watered-down version of what really occurred during his pre-Gethsemani years- the result of a concerted effort to disguise a tormented sinner as some sort of a plastic saint rehabilitated through monastic practices.

James Frey New Sci Fi Book To Be Made Into Movie

Monsters and Critics | Adnan Tezner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

D.J. Caruso will direct "I Am Number Four," DreamWorks' adaptation of the upcoming science fiction book by James Frey and Jobie Hughes....

The AP: A Decade In Books

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Some representative books of the 2000s – about fear of the real world and dreams about other worlds, whether the historical past, the unreachabl...

Why Our Stories Matter

Holly Robinson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Holly Robinson

The last time I called my father, he asked me what time it was. "Don't you have a watch, Dad?" I asked. "No, they always take those away when you ...

HarperCollins Snubs NYT For Frey Book Scoop

New York Observer | Leon Neyfakh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

At 5:15 on the afternoon of Wednesday, August 29, James Frey informed his fans, in strikingly confident terms, that he had finished his first novel. "...