Archive for the Plagiarism and Misrepresentation Category

Bestsellers and Plagiarism Issues

What is Behind the Plagiarism Accusations Against Bestselling Book Authors? Read the rest of this entry »

Avoiding the Consequences of Plagiarism

A literary agent offers advice to authors about avoiding plagiarism in their published work, the consequences of plagiarism, copyright issues and “borrowing” from the Internet.

New software for detecting plagiarism means that writers should take steps to prevent risking their reputation due to charges of plagiarism. Read the rest of this entry »

Is James Frey A Plagiarist, Too?

A Million Little Pieces by James Frey is alleged to be similar to Another Day in Paradise by Eddie Little, published previously.

The James Frey controversy takes another twist—the discredited bestselling author is accused of plagiarizing his nonfiction memoir, A Million Little Lies. Read the rest of this entry »

James Frey Timeline

The Events Causing the Controversy Over James Frey’s Best Seller, A Million Little Pieces

Why are people calling James Frey’s book, A Million Little Lies? Read the rest of this entry »

James Frey Consequences

Oprah and James Frey’s publisher hold author accountable for untruths in his bestselling book, A Million Little Pieces Read the rest of this entry »

James Frey’s Victims

How could James Frey’s bestselling book, A Million Little Pieces, get published as a nonfiction memoir and who got injured as a result?

Learn about the situation that allowed James Frey to publish his book as a memoir and the people who might have been hurt along the way. Read the rest of this entry »

What Can We Learn From James Frey?

Lessons from the controversy surrounding James Frey and his bestselling memoir, A Million Little Lies.

A publishing professional reflects on the ramifications of the James Frey controversy. Read the rest of this entry »