Relatively Speaking, How Big a Liar Is Frey?
Posted on Jan 18, 2006
Christian Science Monitor: [N]o one wants to read an 8,000-page memoir that pores over each waking moment. But now, the controversy surrounding James Frey’s bestselling memoir, “A Million Little Pieces,” is raising questions about how factual even the most carefully written memoirs are.
“The memoir is a strange kind of performance. It’s halfway between fiction and testimony,” says Brian McHale, a professor at Ohio State University who studies literary hoaxes. “Anybody in his right mind knows that a memoir is unreliable.” | story
Hey, that sounds like a perfect medium for a certain POTUS we know… browse the book
Edward M. Pio Roda / AP/CNN
Author James Frey appears on “Larry King Live” to discuss allegations of fraud in the writing of his memoir, “A Million Little Pieces” on CNN Wednesday, Jan. 11, in New York.