Jessica Seinfeld's "I Never Read That Book" Defense Smells A Little Fishy

What a difference a weekend makes. Missy Chase Lapine, the author whose April 2007 book The Sneaky Chef may or may not have influenced Jessica Seinfeld's instant bestseller Deceptively Delicious, has gone from feeling "uncomfortable" about the uncanny similarities between the two titles to "concerned and troubled."… »10/22/07 10:30am10/22/07 10:30am

Jessica Seinfeld: The New James Frey? Or Kaavya Viswanathan?

More trouble in Oprah-author land! The talk show host's new bestselling BFF, Jessica Seinfeld, is being questioned over her guru guide on healthy eating for kids,Deceptively Delicious. Today's New York Times and Wall Street Journal report that Ms. Seinfeld's book bears an uncanny resemblance to a cookbook already out… »10/19/07 11:30am10/19/07 11:30am