Articles tagged james frey

31 Jan 2010 // 9:00 PM

The Lives of Others

There's a higher ratio of disposable schlock in the memoir than in other literary genres, but the best memoirs permit access to lives strange, twisted, wasted, brave, and glorious -- lives, in short, other than our own.

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Much to Your ChagrinAuthor: Suzanne GuilletteAtriaMarch 2009, 432 pages, $25.00 For a while it seemed that to write a successful memoir, you must have prevailed against some terrible

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2 Feb 2009 // 11:39 AM

From the New York Times, this week, on the complicated legacy of Roberto Bolano. Few writers are more acclaimed right now than the Chilean novelist

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29 Jul 2007 // 9:00 PM

GRAPEVINE, Texas—Publisher Nan A. Talese took up a fresh defense of A Million Little Pieces this weekend, defending the “essential truth” of the discredited

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15 Apr 2003 // 12:00 AM

A Million Little Pieces by James Frey

[He] spills the deep dark innards of the rehab process in an engaging, unwavering manner.

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Be Prepared to be Unprepared

// Moving Pixels

"Bloodborne wants to catch us off guard, even as it teaches us to always be on guard.

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