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Contract complaints at James Frey's fiction factory

November 13, 2010

Tags: book packaging, James Frey, fiction

Under a deal some writers are unhappy with, James Frey, author of the controversial bestselling fictional memoir A Million Little Pieces, has launched a fiction book-packaging company through which young creative-writing M.F.A. students are hired to write young adult novels; they are paid a token sum on signing and completion of a young adult novel but share in profits. (more…)