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Here are the latest posts about Oprah on The Write News:

Oprah and Discovery to Launch OWN
Oprah Winfrey is getting her own television network in a partnership with Discovery Communications. (January 16, 2008)

Will Publishers Now Ask the James Frey Question?
The Chicago Tribune has an article about what changes may occur in the publishing industry when it comes to buying new memoirs now that James Frey was skewered on the Oprah Winfrey Show? Morgan Entrekin, president and publisher of Grove/Atlantic, told the Tribune, "From now on, it would be a very slow-witted publisher who wouldn't ask The James Frey Question: 'What exactly have you done with the truth in this memoir?'" The Tribune says future memoirs will likely contain a prologue or preface. (January 28, 2006)

Tribune Article Claims Frey Scoop for MSM
Steve Johnson, the Chicago Tribune's Internet critic, writes that it is really the mainstream media that uncovered the scoop that James Frey made up parts of his nonfiction book called A Million Little Pieces. (January 21, 2006)

Oprah Relaunches Book Club With East Of Eden
Oprah has relaunched Oprah's Book Club after a fourteen month pause. (June 20, 2003)

Oprah Scales Back Book Club
Oprah Winfrey has decided to scale back the amount of time she spends on her incredibly popular Oprah's Book Club, which regularly announced new book selections -- at least one new book every month or two. (April 12, 2002)