With the Formation of New HarperCollins Unit, Publishing Begins to Awaken from Its Coma

After being hoodwinked by faux memoirists the likes of Margaret Seltzer and James Frey and following a less than profitable business model created sometime during the Stone Age, the publishing industry, or rather a member of the industry, has decided to do something smart, for once. HarpersCollins Publishing announced the formation of a new division … More With the Formation of New HarperCollins Unit, Publishing Begins to Awaken from Its Coma

Author Margaret B. Jones,”Love and Consequences”, Be a Big Fat Liar

All I have to say is, “What the hell?” I think the saying goes, “Fool me once and shame on you. Fool me twice and shame on me.” With that said, shame on the publishing industry for being fooled once again by fake memoirists. After the public ass-whooping Oprah gave James Frey, author of “A … More Author Margaret B. Jones,”Love and Consequences”, Be a Big Fat Liar

The Best Things in Life May Not Be Free but My Book, ‘Bearing Witness’ Is

In the spirit of true generosity, I am giving away brand new copies of my memoir, Bearing Witness: Not So Crazy in Alabama which tells tales of my adventures as a Harlem native living in Montgomery, Alabama. If you want to read an excerpt, click here. I don’t know how long this giveaway will last; … More The Best Things in Life May Not Be Free but My Book, ‘Bearing Witness’ Is