Gwyneth Paltrow to the New York Times: I Wrote My Cookbook Myself!
Gwyneth Paltrow wants everyone to know that she wrote My Father's Daughter, her debut cook book, herself. In her first tweet since her Oscars Tom Ford debut, Paltrow wrote "Love @nytimes dining section but this weeks facts need checking. No ghost writer on my cookbook, I wrote every word myself." Her defensive tweet was in response to a New York Times article by Julia Moskin, which says celebrities are able to churn out lots of cook books because they aren't actually writing them. She gives Gwyneth Paltrow as an example and says Paltrow's ghostwriter is Julia Turshen, who she mentions is currently working on a second book with the actress. So what exactly did Turshen do? Gwyneth sort of explains that in the book with the following author's note: