Running With Scissors (memoir)

Running With Scissors (memoir)

Running with Scissors is a 2002 memoir by American writer Augusten Burroughs. The book tells the story of Burroughs's bizarre childhood life after his mother, who had an obsession with Anne Sexton, sent him to live with her psychiatrist. Running with Scissors spent eight weeks on the New York Times bestseller list.

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Running With Scissors (memoir) - Legal Case
... “ It's still a memoir it's marketed as a memoir they've agreed one hundred percent that it is a memoir ... ” —Augusten Burroughs on the RunningWith Scissorssettlement The case was later settled with Sony Pictures Entertainment in October 2006, prior to the release of the film adaptation ... emotional distress the Turcottes alleged Runningwith Scissorswas largely fictional and written in a sensational manner ...

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