Tyra Banks Says Writing A Book Gave Her Alopecia

Tyra Banks says it took five years to write her New York Times best-selling sci-fi Young Adult novel, Modelland. Characters like Tookie de la Creme don't name themselves, ladies! (Seriously though: her poor, ignored ghost-writer.) Ty-Ty got the idea while in the back of a car, wrote it down on a piece of paper, and… » 10/18/11 12:30pm 10/18/11 12:30pm

Read The First Chapter Of Tyra Banks' Modelland

The first chapter of Tyra Banks' much-anticipated writing debut has hit the net, and, well, it's pretty much exactly as-advertised. Banks had hyped the Young Adult series as a mix of the life of a model and the Harry Potter series, and from what we can garner from the sample selection at Barnes & Noble, her… » 8/11/11 7:00pm 8/11/11 7:00pm