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Jesus Christ! so many years later and The Los Angeles City Attorney's office is still looking

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The Misrepresented education of Ms. Stef Willen(Nearly a memoirist for Simon and Schuster)

In publishing, there is a fascinating history of memoirs, that get pulled from publication after an eagle-eyed reader, or readers, have their hinky meter go off.

The pesky peruser finds the facts, or spots the substantial inconsistencies - that ultimately prove that the orphaned foster child (who wrote all about the intricacies of growing up in a gang infested barrio in east L.A)  was actually spent his upscale youth as a prep school kid from Newport Beach. 

Then there was that Jordanian on the run(after witnessing her best friend's honor killing) who was actually an American con artist from Illinois.
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2015/jul/05/forbidden-lie-rewatched-disturbing-character-study-of-a-con-artist

And so on. Some names of famous fabulists: Stephen Glass, Jayson Blair(who I once met, oddly enough) James Frey, JT Leroy, and Janet Cook.

I now know of a memoir faker, that you won't hear about, cause I'm pretty sure I was the pesky eyed peruser -- who made the book dea…