Select Interviews and Press:

Video

Media Reel

Good Morning America

PRETTY Trailer

The SOME GIRLS Trailer

CNN

Radio:

The Because Show

Episode 11: Fast Times in Brunei, December 10, 2011
Author Interview with Jillian Lauren
with Jerilyn Deaver
http://homefries.com/show/the-because-show/fast-times-in-brunei/

Other People Podcast

Interview with Jillian Lauren, November 6, 2011
with Brad Listi
http://otherpeoplepod.com/archives/227

WHBF Radio

With Meredith Myers: Featuring Jillian Lauren, September 30, 2011
http://www.blogtalkradio.com/rarebirdradio/2011/09/30/whbf-radio-w-meredith-myers-featuring-jillian-lauren

This American Wife

Episode 8, with special guests Justine Bateman and Jillian Lauren, July 27, 2010
with Eric Martin
http://thisamericanwifepodcast.com/podcast/thisamericanwife8.mp3

Oprah Radio

Dating a Prince, June 22, 2010
with Dr. Laura Berman
http://www.oprah.com/oprahradio/Dating-a-Prince-Audio

Rumpus Radio

Rumpus Radio episode 3, featuring Po Bronson and Jillian Lauren, June 14, 2010
with Stephen Elliott and Issac Fitzgerald
http://www.jillianlauren.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Rumpus-Episode_Three_v2.mp3

Howard Stern

THE PRINCE’S #2 GIRL, May 25, 2010
with Howard Stern
http://www.howardstern.com/rundown.hs?month=May&day=25&year=2010&x=31&y=9

NPR: Airtalk with Larry Mantle

May 18, 2010
http://www.scpr.org/programs/airtalk/2010/05/18/13700/some-girls-a-memoir-of-life-in-a-harem/

Audible.com

In Bed with Susie Bright 438: Harem Girl Secrets: One Man, Forty Women, 2010
with Susie Bright
http://www.audible.com/pd?asin=B003VOWWBW

Drinks with Tony Podcast

with Tony DuShane
http://podcasts.radiovalencia.fm/drinks_with_tony/drinks_with_tony.2011-10-12.1800.mp3

PRETTY Press:

The Rumpus

The Rumpus Interview with Jillian Lauren, November 16, 2011
by Tony DuShane
http://therumpus.net/2011/11/the-rumpus-interview-with-jillian-lauren/

BookRoom Reviews

An Interview With Jillian Lauren: Author of Pretty, October 27, 2011
by Christina Zawadiwsky
http://www.bookroomreviews.com/2011/10/27/an-interview-with-jillian-lauren-author-of-pretty/

Portland Book Review

Jillian Lauren Interview October 22, 2011
by Diane Prokop,
http://www.portlandbookreview.com/10-22-11-jillian-lauren/

The Austin American-Statesman

Writer Moves from Memoir to Fiction for ‘Pretty’ October 19, 2011
by Kathy Blackwell
http://www.statesman.com/news/entertainment/books-literature/writer-moves-from-memoir-to-fiction-for-pretty/nRgTH/

BookRoom Reviews

Pretty Book Review, October 10, 2011
by Christina Zawadiwsky
http://www.bookroomreviews.com/2011/10/10/pretty-book-review/

Booklist

Book Review of Pretty
by Michael Cart, Pg. 23(1) Vol. 107 No. 22

Huffington Post

From Pretty Harem Girl to Bestselling Author, September 18, 2011
by Jeff Rivera
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jeff-rivera/jillian-lauren-novel_b_967181.html?ref=tw

MSN Lifestyle

Gotta Have It – 9/8: The Dark Side, September 8, 2011
http://glo.msn.com/beauty/gotta-have-it-7368.gallery?photoId=59461

New York Journal of Books

Pretty, A Novel, August 30, 2011
by Carol Brill
http://www.nyjournalofbooks.com/review/pretty-novel

Book Fetish

Review of Pretty, by Jillian Lauren, August 16, 2011
by Renee C. Fountain
http://www.bookfetish.org/bookshelves/2011/08/pretty_jillian_lauren.html

The Nervous Breakdown

Review of Pretty, by Jillian Lauren, August 3, 2011
by Leah Tallon
http://www.thenervousbreakdown.com/ltallon/2011/08/review-of-pretty-by-jillian-lauren/

Los Angeles Magazine

Author Spotlight, August 2011
by Amy Wallace
http://www.lamag.com/laculture/books/2011/08/01/author-spotlight-jillian-lauren

SOME GIRLS Press:

The Anti Room

Not Just Some Girl, June 2, 2011
by Clare Kleinedler
http://www.theantiroom.com/2011/06/02/not-just-some-girl-jillian-lauren/

The Rumpus

Conversations With Writers Braver Than Me #6: Jillian Lauren, December 10, 2010
by Sari Botton
http://therumpus.net/2010/12/conversations-with-writers-braver-than-me-6-jillian-lauren/

Book Fetish

Some Girls: My Life in a Harem: Jillian Lauren, July 29, 2010
by Renee C. Fountain
http://www.bookfetish.org/bookshelves/2010/07/some_girls_my_life_in_a_harem_1.html

Drinking Diaries

Interview with Jillian Lauren, author of the memoir “Some Girls: My Life in a Harem,” July 21, 2010
by Leah
http://www.drinkingdiaries.com/2010/07/21/interview-with-jillian-lauren-author-of-the-memoir-some-girls/

SMITH

Interview: Jillian Lauren, author of Some Girls: My Life in a Harem, July 13, 2010
by Twanna A. Hines
http://www.smithmag.net/memoirville/2010/07/13/interview-jillian-lauren-author-of-some-girls-my-life-in-a-harem/

Elle

Elle’s Lettres: June, Our Readers’ Nonfiction Picks for the Month, June, 2010
http://www.elle.com/pop-culture/reviews/elles-lettres-june-444186

Bookslut

Some Girls: My Life in a Harem, June 2010
by Emma Kat Richardson
http://www.bookslut.com/nonfiction/2010_06_016186.php

Miami Herald

Review — Some Girls: Former harem girl for a prince tells all, June 7, 2010
by Christine Thomas

The Portland Mercury

I Dream of Jillian: Life in an Asian Harem as Seen by a New Jersey Teen, May 20, 2010
by Courtney Ferguson
http://www.portlandmercury.com/portland/i-dream-of-jillian/Content?oid=2538923

AlterNet

Tales of Sex and Insight: How a Smart Girl From the ‘Burbs Ended Up in a Harem in Faraway, Wealth Brunei, May 17, 2010y
by Don Hazen
http://www.alternet.org/story/146898/tales_of_sex_and_insight%3A_how_a_smart_girl_from_the_%27burbs_ended_up_in_a_harem_in_faraway%2C_wealthy_brunei

SFAppeal

Exclusive Interview: Jillian Lauren’s Harem Life in “Some Girls,” May 10, 2010
by Violet Blue
http://sfappeal.com/culture/2010/05/exclusive-interview-jillian-laurens-harem-life-in-some-girls.php

Glo: MSN

True Life: I Lived in a Harem, May 9, 2010
by Natasha Burton
http://glo.msn.com/relationships/true-life-i-lived-in-a-harem-1533246.story

Marie Claire

My Life In A Harem, an interview with Jillian Lauren, April, 2010
by Anna Maltby
http://www.marieclaire.com/celebrity-lifestyle/articles/harem-book-interview

INsite Magazine

Book Review: Some Girls: My Life in a Harem, April 29, 2010
http://insitemagazine.blogspot.com/2010/04/book-review-some-girls-my-life-in-harem.html

AOL

True Tales from a Former Harem Girl, April 27, 2010
by Lisa Johnson Mandell
http://jobs.aol.com/articles/2010/04/27/former-harem-girl/

Los Angeles Times

Sunday Conversation: Jillian Lauren, April 25, 2010
http://articles.latimes.com/2010/apr/25/entertainment/la-ca-conversation-20100425

Los Angeles Times

LA Times Review of Some Girls, April 25, 2010
by Susan Salter Reynolds
http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/la-ca-discoveries25-20100425,0,6024749.story

LA Weekly

Been There. Done What?!, April 15, 2010
by Gendy Alimurung
http://www.laweekly.com/2010-04-15/art-books/been-there-done-what/1/

Library Journal

Short Takes: 24 Spring Memoirs, January 21, 2010
by Tania Barnes, Elizabeth Brinkley, Lauren Gilbert & Lynne Maxwell
http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6714751.html?q=jillian+lauren

New York Post

My Nights at the Harem
by Susannah Cahalan, December 27, 2009.

Other Press:

The New York Times 6th Floor Blog

The Greatest Stories Ever Told Can Now Be Read, Too (The Moth Anthology)
by David Vecsey, September 3, 2013
http://6thfloor.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/03/the-greatest-stories-ever-told-can-now-be-read-too/?_r=0

The Chicago Tribune

Editor’s Choice (The Moth Anthology)
by Elizabeth Taylor
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2013-09-06/features/ct-books-0907-editors-choice-20130906_1_the-moth-cancer-story-adam-gopnik

New York Times: Sunday Book Review

Anthologies
‘The Cool School,’ ‘XO Orpheus’ and ‘The Moth’

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/01/books/review/the-cool-school-xo-orpheus-and-the-moth.html?_r=1&adxnnl=1&adxnnlx=1386210032-zVBmTDrUrMnIXr0RALnXzw

Mommyish

Authors Who Happen To Be Mothers Talk That ‘Selfish’ Writing Life In Time For Mother’s Day, May 11, 2013
by Koa Beck
http://www.mommyish.com/2012/05/11/rebecca-land-soodak-writing-and-motherhood-621/

Lunch Ticket

Interview: Jillian Lauren, Author and Memoirist
by Lise Quintana
http://lunchticket.org/jillian-lauren-interview/

The New York Times Sunday Book Review

THE COOL SCHOOL
Writing From America’s Hip Underground

Edited by Glenn O’Brien
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/01/books/review/the-cool-school-xo-orpheus-and-the-moth.html?_r=0

The New York Times: The 6th Floor

The Greatest Stories Ever Told Can Now Be Read Too
By David Vecsey
http://6thfloor.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/03/the-greatest-stories-ever-told-can-now-be-read-too/

Chicago Tribune: Lifestyles

Editor’s Choice
By Elizabeth Taylor
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2013-09-06/features/ct-books-0907-editors-choice-20130906_1_the-moth-cancer-story-adam-gopnik

The Moth

The Moth – 50 True Stories
A List of Press for the Book

http://themothbook.org/books/the-moth