Originally published on Sat June 29, 2013 1:12 pm
Pre-publication orders had made it No. 1 on Amazon, but now Paula Deen's publisher has said it won't be putting out her next cookbook this fall.
As Publishers Weekly says:
Originally published on Sat June 29, 2013 1:44 pm
The empire of Paula Deen is crumbling.
Sears and Walgreens are among the latest companies cutting business ties with the celebrity chef, and Ballantine Books has announced that it will no longer publish her cookbooks.
The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.
Originally published on Wed June 26, 2013 9:18 am
Paula Deen, the Food Network star under fire over a racially charged deposition, says she is no racist.
Deen, who has been dropped by the Food Network and as spokeswoman for Smithfield Foods, gave a teary interview to the Today show this morning.
It's been a downward spiral for Paula Deen since news of her deposition testimony as part of a racial discrimination suit went public last week.